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Council

 

EMBO Council is the governing body of EMBO, responsible for ensuring the development of the organization. It consists of 15 members who serve for a period of three years and who may be reelected for one additional term of office.

 

EMBO Council Members 2017

Elected terms of office
Name Country
2016-2018 Karen B. Avraham IL-Tel Aviv
2017-2019 Adrian Bird UK-Edinburgh
2014-2016, 2017-2019 Victor de Lorenzo ES-Madrid
2012-2014, 2015-2017 Caroline Dean UK-Norwich
2012-2014, 2015-2017 Denis Duboule CH-Geneva
2013-2015, 2016-2018 Anne Ephrussi DE-Heidelberg
2017-2019 Michael N. Hall CH-Basel
2015-2017 Carl-Henrik Heldin (Chair) SE-Uppsala
2014-2016, 2017-2019 Regine Kahmann DE-Marburg
2015-2017 Jürgen Knoblich AT-Vienna
2016-2018 László Nagy HU-Debrecen
2013-2015, 2016-2018 Paul Schulze-Lefert DE-Cologne
2016-2018 Titia Sixma NL-Amsterdam
2017-2019 Claudio E. Sunkel PT-Porto
2015-2017 Karen Vousden UK-Glasgow

 

Ex officio Council Member

Maria Leptin Director, EMBO

 

Observers

Paul Nurse Secretary General, EMBO
Gerrit van Meer President, EMBC
Anne Paoletti Secretary General, EMBC
Iain Mattaj Director General, EMBL
Philippe Sansonetti Chair, EMBO Membership Committee
Karim Labib Chair, EMBO Young Investigator Committee
Christian Lehner Chair, EMBO Course Committee
Sarah Bray Chair, EMBO Fellowship Committee