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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
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

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

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

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

Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.
Professor
University of California San Diego
USA
current board term expires: 2020
Bruno Gaeta, Ph.D.
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
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.
PROFESSOR
Barcelona Supercomputing Center - Centro Nacional de Supercomputacion (BSC)
SPAIN
current board term expires: 2020