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ISCB Elected Officers

Christine Orengo, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
Professor of Bioinformatics
University College London
UNITED KINGDOM
current term as President expires: 2024
current board term expires: 2026
Alex Bateman, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
EMBL-EBI
UNITED KINGDOM
current term as Vice President expires: 2024
current board term expires: 2025

Yana Bromberg, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
Rutgers University
USA
current term as Vice President expires: 2023
current board term expires: 2024
Nicola Mulder, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
University of Cape Town
SOUTH AFRICA
current term as Vice President expires: 2025
current board term expires: 2026

Janet Kelso, Ph.D.
Treasurer, ISCB
Group Leader
MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology
GERMANY
current term as Treasurer expires: 2025
current board term expires: 2026
Michelle Brazas, Ph.D.
Secretary, ISCB
Associate Director
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
CANADA
current term as Secretary expires: 2024
current board term expires: 2025

Incoming Officers

Predrag Radivojac, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
Professor
Northeastern University
USA
current term as President expires: 2024
current board term expires:
Russell Schwartz, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
Carnegie Mellon University
USA
current term as Vice President expires: 2026
current board term expires: 2024

ISCB Board of Directors

Alex Bateman, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
EMBL-EBI
UNITED KINGDOM
current board term expires: 2025
Bonnie Berger, Ph.D.
Professor of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
MIT
USA
current board term expires: 2025

Michelle Brazas, Ph.D.
Secretary, ISCB
Associate Director
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
CANADA
current board term expires: 2025
Yana Bromberg, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
Rutgers University
USA
current board term expires: 2024

Catherine Brooksbank, Ph.D.
Head of Training
EMBL-EBI
UNITED KINGDOM
current board term expires: 2023
Ana Conesa, MD PhD
COSI Representative to the Board, ISCB
Research Professor
Spanish National Research Council
SPAIN
current term as COSI Representative to the Board expires: 2025

Francisco De La Vega, Ph.D.
VP of Hereditary Disease
Tempus Labs Inc.
USA
current board term expires: 2025
Christophe Dessimoz, Ph.D.
Prof.
University of Lausanne
SWITZERLAND
current board term expires: 2024

Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.
Professor
University of California San Diego
USA
current board term expires: 2023
Bruno Gaeta, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer and Bioinformatics Program Director
University of New South Wales
AUSTRALIA
current board term expires: 2026

Wataru Iwasaki, Ph.D.
Professor
The University of Tokyo
JAPAN
current board term expires: 2024
Janet Kelso, Ph.D.
Treasurer, ISCB
Group Leader
MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology
GERMANY
current board term expires: 2026

Thomas Lengauer, Ph.D.
Prof. Dr.
Max Planck Institute for Informatics
GERMANY
current board term expires: 2026
Tijana Milenkovic, Ph.D.
COSI Representative to the Board, ISCB
Frank M. Freimann Collegiate Professor of Engineering
University of Notre Dame
USA
current term as COSI Representative to the Board expires: 2023

Nicola Mulder, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
University of Cape Town
SOUTH AFRICA
current board term expires: 2026
Christine Orengo, Ph.D.
President, ISCB
Professor of Bioinformatics
University College London
UNITED KINGDOM
current board term expires: 2026

Laxmi Parida, Ph.D.
IBM Fellow
IBM T J Watson Research Center
USA
current board term expires: 2025
R. Gonzalo Parra, Ph.D.
Student Council Representative, ISCB
Postdoc
Barcelona Supercomputing Center
SPAIN
current board term expires: 2025

Lucia Peixoto, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Washington State University, Spokane
USA
current board term expires: 2025
Christian Schönbach, Ph.D.
Professor
Nazarbayev University
KAZAKHSTAN
current board term expires: 2025

Russell Schwartz, Ph.D.
Vice President, ISCB
Professor
Carnegie Mellon University
USA
current board term expires: 2024
Alfonso Valencia, Ph.D.
PROFESSOR
Barcelona Supercomputing Center - Centro Nacional de Supercomputacion (BSC)
SPAIN
current board term expires: 2024

Mark Wass, Ph.D.
COSI Representative to the Board, ISCB
Professor of Computational Biology
University of Kent
UNITED KINGDOM
current term as COSI Representative to the Board expires: 2024
Xuegong Zhang, Ph.D.
Professor
Tsinghua University
CHINA
current board term expires: 2026

Incoming Board of Directors

Nomi Harris, MSc
Program Manager
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
USA
current board term expires: 2026
Alejandra Medina Rivera, Ph.D.
Associate Resaercher
Laboratorio Internacional de Investigación sobre el Genoma Humano, UNAM
MEXICO
current board term expires: 2026



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