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ISCB Elected Officers

Alfonso Valencia, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
S-CompBio
Structural and Computational Biology Programme
Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO)
current term as President expires: 2019
current board term expires: 2020
Bonnie Berger, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
MIT
current term as Vice President expires: 2018
current board term expires: 2019

Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor, Genomics and Bioinformatics
University of California, San Diego
current term as Vice President expires: 2019
current board term expires: 2020
Thomas Lengauer, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Director
Max Planck Institute for Informatics
current term as Vice President expires: 2017
current board term expires: 2018

Christine Orengo, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor, Bioinformatics
University College London
current term as Vice President expires: 2018
current board term expires: 2019
Bruno Gaeta, Ph.D.
Treasurer, ISCB
Senior Lecturer
Bioinformatics Program Director
University of New South Wales
current term as Treasurer expires: 2019
current board term expires: 2020

Scott Markel, Ph.D.
Secretary, ISCB
Principal Bioinformatics Architect
Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA
current term as Secretary expires: 2018
current board term expires: 2019

ISCB Board of Directors

Alex Bateman, Ph.D.
European Bioinformatics Institute
current board term expires: 2019
Bonnie Berger, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
MIT
current board term expires: 2019

Judith A. Blake, Ph.D.
Professor
Jackson Laboratories
current board term expires: 2017
Yana Bromberg, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Rutgers University
current board term expires: 2019

Manuel Corpas, Ph.D.
Plant and Animal Genomes Project Leader
The Genome Analysis Centre
current board term expires: 2017
Francisco De La Vega, Ph.D.
ISCB COSI Representative to the Board, ISCB
Consulting Professor
Stanford University School of Medicine
current term as ISCB COSI Representative to the Board expires: 2019
current board term expires: 2020

Iddo Friedberg, Ph.D.
Iowa State University
current board term expires: 2019
Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor, Genomics and Bioinformatics
University of California, San Diego
current board term expires: 2020

Bruno Gaeta, Ph.D.
Treasurer, ISCB
Senior Lecturer
Bioinformatics Program Director
University of New South Wales
current board term expires: 2020
Paul Horton, Ph.D.
Affiliates Committee Representative
Research Team Leader
Computational Biology Research Center
current board term expires: 2018

Anupama Jigisha, Graduate Student
Student Council Representative, ISCB
current board term expires: 2017
Janet Kelso, Ph.D.
Bioinformatics Group Leader
Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
current board term expires: 2017

Thomas Lengauer, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Director
Max Planck Institute for Informatics
current board term expires: 2018
Fran Lewitter, Ph.D.
Director, Bioinformatics and Resesarch Computing
Whitehead Institute
current board term expires: 2017

Scott Markel, Ph.D.
Secretary, ISCB
Principal Bioinformatics Architect
Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA
current board term expires: 2019
Francisco Melo Ledermann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director of Innovation
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
current board term expires: 2018

Jill P. Mesirov, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Computational Health Sciences
UC San Diego School of Medicine
current board term expires: 2018
Yves Moreau, Ph.D.
Professor
University of Leuven
current board term expires: 2019

Nicola Mulder, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine
current board term expires: 2018
Christine Orengo, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor, Bioinformatics
University College London
current board term expires: 2019

Predrag Radivojac, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Indiana University
current board term expires: 2018
Burkhard Rost, Ph.D.
Alexander von Humboldt Professor
Chair, Bioinformatics & Comp. Biol., Comp.
Sciences
Technical University Munich
current board term expires: 2017

Reinhard Schneider, Ph.D.
Head of Bioinformatics Core Facility
LCSB, University of Luxembourg
current board term expires: 2017
Anna Tramontano, Ph.D.
Professor
University of Rome
current board term expires: 2018

Alfonso Valencia, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
S-CompBio
Structural and Computational Biology Programme
Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO)
current board term expires: 2020
Lonnie R. Welch, Ph.D.
Stuckey Professor of EECS. Director of the Bioinformatics Laboratory
Ohio University
current board term expires: 2018

EX OFFICIO DIRECTORS

Martin Vingron, Ph.D.
Director at Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics
current board term expires: 2018