Structure

General Assembly

EuroScience currently represents over 2.600 members from 40 European countries.

The General Assembly is the sovereign body of the association: it consists of all members with the right to vote. It approves the association’s accounts and sets strategic guidelines for the two following years.
Honorary members serve in an advisory capacity.

The General Assembly elects the 16 members of the Governing Board.

General Assembly 2016

The next General Assembly will be held during ESOF2016 in Manchester.

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Governing Board

The Governing Board supervises the association and has extended administrative authority and decision making powers. Every EuroScience member has the possibility to become a candidate for the Board election on the condition that he/she meets the following requirements:

  • Be an eligible EuroScience member
  • Member fees have been paid
  • Provide a Curriculum Vitae (2 pages max.)
  • Demonstrate commitment, time availability and vision on European science in a motivation letter (1 page max.)

The Executive Committee of the Governing Board comprises the President, the 2 Vice-Presidents, the Secretary General and the Treasurer.

Governing Board Members

Prof. Lauritz Holm-Nielsen

President

Highlevel Advisor to the Rector of Aarhus University

Biology - Denmark

Dr. Peter Tindemans

Secretary General

Theoritical physics - Netherlands

Prof. Martin Andler

Vice-President

Professor at Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

Mathematics - France

Dr. Raphaela Kitson-Pantano

Vice-President

Head of International Health Relations - AXA

Health - France

Dr. Tony Mayer

Treasurer

Europe Representative at Nanyang Technological University

Science Management - United Kingdom

Aidan Gilligan

CEO at SciCom

Science policy & Science Communication - Belgium

Prof. Alexander Gerber

Professor for Science Communication Rhine Waal University Director,
German Research Centre for Science and Innovation Communication

Science and Innovation Communication - Germany

Dr. Camilla Modéer

Senior Advisor at the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences

Science in Society & Chemical Engineering - Sweden

Prof. Carl Johan Sundberg

Karolinska Institutet

Human Physiology, Medicine, Bioentrepreneurship - Sweden

Dr. Elisabet Rodríguez González

Head of Communication at Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal

Health sciences - Spain

Prof. Gail Cardew

Director of Science and Education at The Royal Institution

General Science and Communication - United Kingdom

Istvan Palugyai

Lecturer at University Lorand Eötvös

Science Journalism - Hungary

Dr. Jean-Pierre Alix

Former Adviser at CNRS

Science Policy - France

Jens Degett

Executive Director of the European Action in Global Life Sciences &
Chairman Danish Science Journalists Association

Biology and Science Communication - Denmark

Dr. Nelly Didenko

Senior Researcher of the St. Petersburg Research Centre of RAS

Physics - Russian Federation

Slobodan Radicev

PhD candidate at University of Novi Sad

Technical Sciences - Serbia

Dr. Stephane Berghmans

Vice President Global Academic &
Research Relations EU at Elsevier

Biomedical Sciences - Belgium

Dr. Thomas König

Advisor to the President of the European Research Council

Political Science and History - Austria

Local Sections

Objectives

  • To be the representative body of the wider EuroScience organisation in the region or country where the Local Section is set up.
  • To provide opportunities and activities for all individuals interested in science and directly engage them by initiating vital scientific discussions of common interest and promoting the aims of EuroScience.
  • To raise awareness of research and science related issues where the Local Section is set up, for ex: helping to improve scientific education.
  • To directly support EuroScience’s activities through fundraising.
  • To work with and support EuroScience to achieve the organisation’s mission, goals and projects.

How to join

If you would like to join a EuroScience local section, please contact them directly, using the directory.

How to create

Download the Local Sections’ Start-up Kit and learn more about it!

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Directory

EuroScience: Austria

Contact: Mag. Simone Seyringer

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EuroScience: Azerbaijan

Contact: Nazim Nasrullayev

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EuroScience: Bulgaria

Contact: Vladimir Kozhukharov

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EuroScience: Central Russia

Contact: Igor M. Umansky

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EuroScience: Edinburgh

Contact: Angela Marley

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EuroScience: Estonia

Contact: Peeter Normak

+372 640 94 23

EuroScience: Georgia

Contact: Prof. G. Chakhunashvili

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EuroScience: Greece

Contact: Michael S. Arvanitis

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EuroScience: Grenoble

Contact: Michel Belakhovsky

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EuroScience: Ile-de-France

Contact: Georges Waysand

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EuroScience: Ireland

Contact: Vincent Mc Carthy

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EuroScience: Leman

Contact: Didier Raboud

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EuroScience: Moldavia

Contact: Dragos Postolache

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EuroScience: Romania

Contact: Radu Mircea Damian

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EuroScience: Russia

Contact: Nelly Didenko

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EuroScience: Serbia

Contact: Stevan Jokic

+381 11 455 041

EuroScience: Ukraine

Contact: leg Yadlovskiy

+33 3 88 24 11 50

Workgroups

Objectives

Workgroups are very important for EuroScience, as they bring members together to contribute to ongoing projects on issues of interest, thus helping the association acheive its objectives.

How to join

Anyone interested in participating or moderating a Workgroup may contact its correspondent, using the directory.

How to create

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News

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Directory

Ethics in science

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Higher education

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Science and urgent problems of society

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Science communication

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Science policy

Contact: Thomas Koenig

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Scientific publishing - Open access

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Society in science

Contact: EuroScience office

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Young researchers

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The EuroScience office

Dr. Peter Tindemans

Secretary General

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Dr. Raymond Seltz

Deputy Secretary General

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Alexia de Harambure

Communications Officer

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ESOF Administrator

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IT Expert &
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Operations Manager

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Operations Manager

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EuroScientist Assistant

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Consultant

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EuroScientist Editor

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