The Science Europe Governing Board is the senior body of elected members who is entrusted by the General Assembly to define, guide, and monitor the strategic direction of the association. It consists of at least nine Heads of Science Europe's Member Organisations, including a President and two Vice-Presidents.
Governing Board members are elected by the General Assembly for a term of two years.
Since November 2017, Marc Schiltz, Secretary General of the National Research Fund of Luxembourg (FNR), serves as the President of Science Europe. The President chairs the General Assembly and the Governing Board, and represents the organisation internally and externally.
The President is supported by two Vice-Presidents. Angelika Kalt, Director of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNFS), is currently the Vice-President representing Funding Organisations. The Vice-President representing Research Performing Organisations is Angeles Gomez Borrego, Vice-President of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC).
CEO of the National Research Fund of Luxembourg (FNR)
Director of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNFS), Vice-President representing RFOs.
Angeles G. Borrego
Vice-President of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Vice-President representing RPOs.
Director General at the Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding of Romania (UEFISCDI)
President/ CEO of French National Research Agency (ANR)
Vice-President of German Research Foundation (DFG)
President of the Dutch Research Council (NWO)
Mari Sundli Tveit
Chief Executive at the Research Council of Norway (RCN)
Executive Chair, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)
President of National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN)