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Code of Conduct and Statement of Conflict of Interest for ISCB Board Members

ISCB Elected Officers

Thomas Lengauer, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
Max Planck Institute for Informatics
GERMANY
current term as President expires: 2021
current board term expires: 2022
Alfonso Valencia, Ph.D.
Immediate Past-President, ISCB
PROFESSOR
Barcelona Supercomputing Center - Centro Nacional de Supercomputacion (BSC)
SPAIN
current term as Immediate Past-President expires: 2019
current board term expires: 2020

Bonnie Berger, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
MIT
USA
current term as Vice President expires: 2021
current board term expires: 2022
Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
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: 2021
current board term expires: 2022

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
R&D Development Director, Scientific Services
Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA
USA
current term as Secretary expires: 2021
current board term expires: 2022

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: 2022

Michelle Brazas, Ph.D.
Senior 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
SVP Genomics
Fabric Genomics
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: 2019

Iddo Friedberg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Iowa State University
USA
current board term expires: 2019
Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
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
Wataru Iwasaki, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
The University of Tokyo
JAPAN
current board term expires: 2021

Janet Kelso, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Group Leader
MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology
GERMANY
current board term expires: 2021
Thomas Lengauer, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
Max Planck Institute for Informatics
GERMANY
current board term expires: 2022

Scott Markel, Ph.D.
Secretary, ISCB
R&D Development Director, Scientific Services
Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA
USA
current board term expires: 2022
Francisco Melo Ledermann, Ph.D.
Full Professor
Universidad Catolica de Chile
CHILE
current board term expires: 2021

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: 2021

Christine Orengo, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
University College London
UNITED KINGDOM
current board term expires: 2022
Predrag Radivojac, Ph.D.
Professor
Northeastern University
USA
current board term expires: 2021

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

Christian Schönbach, Ph.D.
Affiliates Group Representative, ISCB
Professor
Nazarbayev University
KAZAKHSTAN
current board term expires: 2021
Russell Schwartz, Ph.D.
Professor
Carnegie Mellon University
USA
current board term expires: 2021

Hagit Shatkay, Ph.D.
Professor
University of Delaware
USA
current board term expires: 2020
Alfonso Valencia, Ph.D.
Immediate Past-President, ISCB
PROFESSOR
Barcelona Supercomputing Center - Centro Nacional de Supercomputacion (BSC)
SPAIN
current board term expires: 2020