Governing Council 2014

It is responsible for setting, approving, directing and monitoring the overall strategy direction of the Foundation. It is chaired by the President and is composed of one representative from each ‘national group’ of Member Organisations. The representatives are the Heads of organisations within the ESF membership. The Governing Council normally meets twice a year (in spring and autumn).

Professor Pär Omling*
(Sweden), President

Dr. Franci Demsar*,
Slovenia, Vice President

Dr. Elisabeth Monard*,
Belgium, Vice President

Professor Yucel Altunbasak,
Turkey

Professor Adrian Curaj,
Romania

Professor Pascale Ehrenfreund,
Austria

Professor Jos J. Engelen*,
Netherlands

Professor Merete Fredholm,
Denmark

Dr. Arvid Hallén,
Norway

Dr. Daniel Höchli,
Switzerland

Professor Andres Koppel,
Estonia

Professor Zvonko Kusic,
Croatia

Professor Yves Levy, France

Professor Emilio Lora-Tamayo D’ocón,
Spain

Dr. Graeme Love,
Ireland

Professor Marja Makarow,
Finland

Dr. François Meyer,
Luxembourg

Professor Mille Millnert,
Sweden

Professor Ivan Netuka,
Czech Republic

Professor Luigi Nicolais,
Italy

Professor Guðrún Nordal*,
Iceland

Professor Jaromír Pastorek,
Slovak Republic

Professor Dainius Pauza,
Lithuania

Professor Paulo Pereira,
Portugal

Dr. Sven Stafström,
Sweden

Professor Eugenia Stoimenova,
Bulgaria

Professor Peter Strohschneider,
Germany

Professor Adam Torok,
Hungary

Dr. Vassilis Tsakalos,
Cyprus

 

Nominations from Greece and the United Kingdom are pending.

 

* Members of the Governing
Council Steering Committee

 

Observers

Professor Günter Stock,
ALLEA

Dr. John Smith,
EUA

Dr. Jean-Claude Burgelman,
European Commission

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