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ISCB Elected Officers

Alfonso Valencia, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
PROFESSOR
Spanish National Cancer Research Centre
SPAIN
current term as President expires: 2018
current board term expires: 2020
Thomas Lengauer, Ph.D.
President-elect, ISCB
Max Planck Institute for Informatics
GERMANY
current term as President-elect expires: 2018
current board term expires: 2022

Bonnie Berger, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
MIT
USA
current term as Vice President expires: 2018
current board term expires: 2019
Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor and Director
University of California San Diego
USA
current term as Vice President expires: 2019
current board term expires: 2020

Janet Kelso, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Group Leader
MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology
GERMANY
current term as Vice President expires: 2020
current board term expires: 2021
Christine Orengo, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
University College London
UNITED KINGDOM
current term as Vice President expires: 2018
current board term expires: 2019

Bruno Gaeta, Ph.D.
Treasurer, ISCB
Senior Lecturer and Bioinformatics Program Director
University of New South Wales
AUSTRALIA
current term as Treasurer expires: 2019
current board term expires: 2020
Scott Markel, Ph.D.
Secretary, ISCB
Director, Life Sciences Modeling and Informatics
Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA
USA
current term as Secretary expires: 2018
current board term expires: 2019

ISCB Board of Directors

Alex Bateman, Ph.D.
Head of Protein Sequence Resources
EMBL- EBI
UNITED KINGDOM
current board term expires: 2019
Bonnie Berger, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
MIT
USA
current board term expires: 2019

Michelle Brazas, Ph.D.
Program Manager
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
CANADA
current board term expires: 2020
Yana Bromberg, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Rutgers University
USA
current board term expires: 2019

Francisco De La Vega, Ph.D.
ISCB COSI Representative to the Board, ISCB
Consulting Professor
Stanford University
USA
current term as ISCB COSI Representative to the Board expires: 2019
Dan DeBlasio, Ph.D.
Student Council Representative, ISCB
Lane Fellow
Carnegie Mellon University
USA
current board term expires: 2018

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

Bruno Gaeta, Ph.D.
Treasurer, ISCB
Senior Lecturer and Bioinformatics Program Director
University of New South Wales
AUSTRALIA
current board term expires: 2020
Paul Horton, Ph.D.
Senior Researcher
AIST
JAPAN
current board term expires: 2018

Janet Kelso, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Group Leader
MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology
GERMANY
current board term expires: 2021
Nicolas Le Novere, Ph.D.
Senior Group leader
Babraham Institute
UNITED KINGDOM
current board term expires: 2020

Thomas Lengauer, Ph.D.
President-elect, ISCB
Max Planck Institute for Informatics
GERMANY
current board term expires: 2022
Scott Markel, Ph.D.
Secretary, ISCB
Director, Life Sciences Modeling and Informatics
Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA
USA
current board term expires: 2019

Francisco Melo Ledermann, Ph.D.
Full Professor
Universidad Catolica de Chile
CHILE
current board term expires: 2018
Jill P. Mesirov, Ph.D.
Professor, Associate Vice Chancellor
UC San Diego
USA
current board term expires: 2018

Yves Moreau, Ph.D.
Professor
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven R & D
BELGIUM
current board term expires: 2019
Nicola Mulder, Ph.D.
Professor
University of Cape Town
SOUTH AFRICA
current board term expires: 2018

Christine Orengo, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
University College London
UNITED KINGDOM
current board term expires: 2019
Predrag Radivojac, Ph.D.
Professor
Indiana University
USA
current board term expires: 2018

Burkhard Rost, Ph.D.
Professor
TUM Munich/Columbia Univ NYC
GERMANY
current board term expires: 2020
Reinhard Schneider, Ph.D.
Head of Bioinformatics Core Facilities
LCSB
LUXEMBOURG
current board term expires: 2020

Hagit Shatkay, Ph.D.
University of Delaware
USA
current board term expires: 2020
Alfonso Valencia, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
PROFESSOR
Spanish National Cancer Research Centre
SPAIN
current board term expires: 2020

Lonnie R. Welch, Ph.D.
Stuckey Professor
Ohio University
USA
current board term expires: 2018

EX OFFICIO DIRECTORS

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