ASM has a membership that is rich in its diversity. It includes individuals from many professional backgrounds such as education, government, health care, and industry who contribute to microbiology and its many facets. Its members come from many different backgrounds and countries around the world.
Sponsored by the Underrepresented Members Committee of the ASM Membership Board, the Faces of ASM and Faces on the Go article series in Microbe Magazine presents some of the individuals among the faces of ASM. Below are links to articles published to date.
Faces of ASM
Honors an outstanding ASM member who is of a racial or ethnic group underrepresented in the sciences and/or who is a strong supporter of underrepresented minority members of the Society.
Marian Johnson-Thompson (July 2008)
George W. Counts (August 2007)
- Clifford Houston (March 2007)
Ananda Chakrabarty (October 2005)
Joan W. Bennett (January 2005)
James M. Jay (May 2003)
Jacqueline Locklear (October 2000)
G. Roland Vela (December 1999)
Faces on the Go
Honors an outstanding ASM student or postdoctoral member who is of a racial or ethnic group underrepresented in the sciences and/or who is a strong supporter of underrepresented minority members of the Society.
- Gina Cano-Monreal (March 2008)