About: History & Archives
Wallace Reed Brode
1900 - 1974
Assistant Director of the National Bureau of Standards, 1947-1958. Science Advisor to the U.S. Secretary of State, 1958-1960.
AAAS Presidential Address: Wallace R. Brode, "Development of a Science Policy," Science (1 January 1960) 131:9-15.
AAAS offices held:
- Chair, Committee on Constitution, Bylaws, and General Operations, 1954 - 1955
- President, 1958
- Chair, Executive Committee, 1959
- Chair, Committee on Youth Science Activities, 1964 - 1966
- Library of Congress, Manuscript Division