Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is responsible for the overall policy concerning the conduct, management and operation of the Program. The Board members are responsible to their governments and/or government funding agencies. The Board appoints the members of the Council of Scientists. Two Board members are appointed by each of the member states and two by the European Union.

 

 

Australia
Prof. Anne KELSO
National Health and Medical Research Council
Canberra

 

 

 

Canada
Dr. Pierre CHAREST (Vice President)
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
Ottawa

 

Dr. Anne MARTIN-MATTHEWS
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Ottawa

 

European Union
Dr. Philippe CUPERS
Directorate General for Research and Innovation
European Commission
Brussels
 
Dr. Line MATTHIESSEN
Directorate General for Research and Innovation
European Commission
Brussels
 
France
Dr. Jacques DEMOTES-MAINARD
Directorate General for Research and Innovation
Ministry of Higher Education and Research
Paris
 
 
Germany
Dr. Ingrid OHLERT
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Bonn

 

Dr. Eva NOURNEY
Federal Ministry of Education and Research
Berlin

 

 

India
Prof. Satyajit RATH
National Institute of Immunology
New Delhi
 
Prof. K. VIJAYRAGHAVAN
Department of Biotechnology
Government of India
New Delhi
Italy
Prof. Piergiorgio STRATA
University of Turin

 

Prof. Glauco TOCCHINI-VALENTINI
Institute of Cell Biology
University of Rome
Rome
 
Japan
Prof Nobutaka HIROKAWA (President)
University of Tokyo
Tokyo
 
Mr. Toichi SAKATA
Japan Space Forum 
Tokyo
 
Republic of Korea
Dr. Won-ho CHOI
International Cooperation Bureau
Ministry of Science and ICT
Gwacheon City
 
Prof. Yoo-Hun SUH
Gachon University
Incheon

 

New Zealand
Prof. Richard BEASLEY
Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
Wellington
 
 
Norway
Prof. Rein AASLAND
University of Oslo
   
     
Singapore    
Prof. Teck Hua HO
National University Singapore
 
Prof. Teck Seng LOW
National Research Foundation
 
 
Switzerland
Dr. Isabella BERETTA 
State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation
(SERI)
Bern

 

Prof. Pierre MAGISTRETTI
Center for Psychiatric Neuroscience (CNP)
Dept of Psychiatry, CHUV and University of Lausanne

 

United Kingdom
Dr. Mark PALMER (Treasurer) 
Medical Research Council 
London
 
Prof. Melanie WELHAM
Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council
Swindon
 
United States of America
Dr. Roger GLASS
Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda