Jacqueline K. Barton
Arthur and Marian Hanisch Memorial Professor of Chemistry, Caltech
Member of the Board of Directors since 1993
Jacqueline K. Barton was elected to the Dow Board of Directors in 1993, and currently serves as chair of the Environment, Health, Safety and Technology Committee.
California Institute of Technology - Professor of Chemistry, 1989 to date; Arthur and Marian Hanisch Memorial Professor of Chemistry, 1997 to date; Chair, Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 2009 to date; Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Hunter College, City University of New York 1980-1982. Columbia University - Assistant Professor, 1983-1985; Associate Professor, 1985-1986; Professor of Chemistry and Biological Sciences, 1986-1989.
Recipient of the 2010 National Medal of Science, the highest honor bestowed by the United States government on scientists, and the 2015 Priestley Medal, which is the highest honor bestowed by the American Chemical Society. Named a MacArthur Foundation Fellow 1991, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellow 1991, the American Philosophical Society Fellow 2000, National Academy of Sciences member 2002 and Institute of Medicine member 2012. Named Outstanding Director 2006 by the Outstanding Director Exchange (ODX). 2013 Director of the Year Award, Forum for Corporate Directors.