Susan Rundell Singer

Professional Organizations

Organizing Committee, Global Perspectives in Convergence Education, convened by National Science Foundation, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, U.S. National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine, U.S. Department of State, University of Southern California – (2017-2018)

Chair elect (elected position), AAAS Section Q, Education – (chair elect, 2017, chair 2018, past-chair 2019)

Orlando Science Center Board – (2017-present), https://www.osc.org

NSF, NIH, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Partnership in Undergraduate Life Sciences Education (PULSE) Fellows Mentor http://www.pulsecommunity.org/page/about (2012-present)

Biological Sciences Curriculum Study Board of Directors – (2012-2013)

Botanical Society of America Board of Directors (elected position) – (2012-2013)

National Research Council (NRC) Discipline-based Education Research Practioner Resource Committee – (2012-2013)

Member at large (elected position), AAAS Section Q, Education - (2011-2014)

Minnesota Next Generation Science Standards Committee http://www.nextgenscience.org/Minnesota - (2011-present)

College Board Advanced Placement (AP) Labs Vision Committee (2010-2011)

Chair, NRC Committee on Discipline Based Education Research (2010-2012) http://sites.nationalacademies.org/DBASSE/BOSE/Discipline_Based_Education_Research/index.htm

Center for Excellence in Education Board of Directors (2010-2012)

Legume Information Services Advisory Board (2010-present)

NRC Committee on Education on Dual Use Issues in the Life Sciences (2009-2010)

American Society of Plant Biologists Education Foundation Board (2009- 2014)

NSF Education and Human Resources Advisory Committee (2009-present)

NRC Board on Science Education (2004-2011) http://sites.nationalacademies.org/DBASSE/BOSE/index.htm

iPlant Collaborative Advisory Board and chair of Education, Outreach and Training Committee (2008-2013, group shifted to a full working group in 2011) http://iplantcollaborative.org/

Chair, NRC committee on Evidence on Selected Promising Practices in Undergraduate Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education (2007-2008) http://sites.nationalacademies.org/DBASSE/BOSE/DBASSE_072106

Teaching Genomics Consortium (2006-present) http://serc.carleton.edu/genomics/

NRC Learning Science Kindergarten through Eighth Grade Science Consultant (Taking Science to School)

 http://sites.nationalacademies.org/DBASSE/BOSE/DBASSE_071183

Chair, NRC High School Science Laboratories: Role and Vision Committee http://sites.nationalacademies.org/DBASSE/BOSE/DBASSE_072067

Project Kaleidoscope Board of Directors (2005-2009) http://pkal.org/

PKAL National Steering Committee (2002-2005)

Columbia University Genomes and Undergraduates: Science as Inquiry Initiative Steering Committee (2004-2007)

Planting Science teacher and student mentoring program advisory board (2005-2008) - http://plantingscience.org/

Society for Developmental Biology review committee for the BioScieEd Net NSDL portal http://www.biosciednet.org/portal/ (2003-2007)

Chair, NSF Committee of Visitors for review of the Plant Genome Program (2004) http://www.nsf.gov/od/oia/activities/cov/bio/2004/BIO_PG2004COV.pdf

NRC Committee on Undergraduate Science Education (2002-2004)

Core member of NSF Research Coordination Network: Molecular and Organismic Research in Plant History (P.I. Ned Friedman, University of Colorado, $498,128, 2003-2008) http://www.colorado.edu/eeb/MORPH/

PKAL Task Force on Evaluation and Assessment (2002-2004)

Society for Developmental Biology Professional Development and Education Committee (1997-2002)

American Society of Plant Biologists Education Committee (member 1989-1995, Chair 1992-1995)

Coalition of Educators in the Life Sciences (CELS) board (member 1994-1999, Chair 1998-1999)

Coalition for Education about Environment, Food, Agriculture and Renewable Resources (CEEFAR) Steering Committee member (1994-1996)

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