Council

The Council is the governing body of the Institute and is composed of one permanent representative from each member institution.

The Council is responsible for:

  • Establishing relations with governments and multi-national bodies;
  • Determining financial and managerial policies, and subject areas for research of the Institute; and
  • Ensuring the activities of the Institute are in line with its objectives, the provisions of the Charter, and the interest of member organizations.

Currently the IIASA Council has the following members:

Australia

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Council Member: Dr. Peter Mayfield

Address:

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

5 Julius Avenuess

NSW 2113 North Ryde

Australia

Phone: +61 2 4960-6046

Website: http://www.csiro.au/

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Mark Stafford Smith

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), CSIRO adaptation research

Black Mountain Laboratories, Clunies, Ross Street

PO Box 1700 Canberra

Australia

Phone: +61 2 6246 4349

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Austria

The Austrian Academy of Sciences

Council Member: Professor Dr. Gerhard Glatzel

Address:

Austrian IIASA-Commission, Austrian Academy of Sciences

Postgasse 7/IV/3

A-1010 Vienna

Austria

Fax: (+43-1) 51581 3453

Website: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/iiasa-kom/

NMO Secretary:

Mag. Marie-Therese Pitner

Austrian IIASA-Commission Austrian Academy of Sciences

Postgasse 7/IV/3

A-1010 Vienna

Austria

Phone: (+43-1) 51581 3452

Fax: (+43-1) 51581 3453

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Austrian Academy of Sciences

Brazil

The Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES)

Council Member: Professor Concepta (Connie) McManus Pimentel

Address:

CAPES

Setor Bancário Norte, Quadra 2, Bloco L, Lote 06

CEP: 70.040-020 Brasília, DF

Brazil

Website: http://www.capes.gov.br/

NMO Secretary:

Cyntia Sandes Oliveira

CAPES

Setor Bancário Norte, Quadra 2, Bloco L, Lote 06

CEP 70040-020 Brasília DF

Brazil

Phone: +55 61 2022 6992/6900

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES)

China

The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)

Council Member: Professor Congqiang Liu

Address:

Vice President National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)

83 Shuangqing Road

100085 Haidian, Beijing

China

Phone: +86-10-62328510

Website: http://www.nsfc.gov.cn/publish/portal1/tab131/

NMO Secretary:

Mr. Chuang Zhao

Program Officer, Division for Asia, Africa and International Organization, Bureau of International Cooperation, National Natural Science Foundation of China

83 Shuangqing Road

100085 Haidian, Beijing

China

Phone: +86 10 62325454

Fax: +86 10 62327004

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)

Egypt

Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT)

Council Member: Professor Mahmoud M. Sakr

Address:

President, Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT)

101 Kasr Al-Aniy Street

11516 Cairo

Egypt

Phone: +(202) 27921285

Fax: +(202) 27921270

Website: http://www.asrt.sci.eg/

NMO Secretary:

Mrs. Abeer Mohamed Attia

Senior Translator and Scientific Relations Specialist, The Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT)

101 Kasr Al-Aini Street

11516 Cairo

Egypt

Phone: (+20-2) 2792 13 05 or 06

Fax: (+20-2) 2792 12 70

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Ministry of Finance

Finland

The Finnish Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Dr. Lea Kauppi

Address:

Director General, Finnish Environment Institute

Mechelininkatu 34a, P.O. Box 140

FI-00260 Helsinki

Finland

Phone: +358 40 740 1668

Fax: +358 9 5490 2789

Website: http://www.aka.fi/en/research-and-science-policy/international-cooperation/global-cooperation/iiasa/

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Laura Kitti

Finnish Academy of Sciences

Hakaniemenranta 6, POB 131

FI-00531 Helsinki

Finland

Phone: +358 295 335 152

NMO Chair:

Professor Jaakko Kiander

The Strategic Research Council (SRC) at the Academy of Finland and Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company

Hakaniemenranta 6, POB 131

FI-00531 Helsinki

Finland

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Academy of Finland

Germany

Association for the Advancement of IIASA

Council Member: Professor Dr. Helga Weisz

Address:

Head of Research Domain Transdisciplinary Concepts & Methods, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

P.O. Box 60 12 03, Telegrafenberg A-31

D-14473 Potsdam

Germany

Phone: +49-(0)331-288-2494

Website: https://www.bmbf.de/en/index.html

NMO Secretary:

Professor Dr. Hermann Lotze-Campen

Chair of PIK Research Domain II, "Climate Impacts and Vulnerabilities", Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

P.O. Box 60 12 03

D-14412, Building A62, Room 1.08 Potsdam

Germany

Phone: +49 (0)331 288 2699

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Federal Ministry of Education and Research, BMBF

India

The Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC)

Council Member: Professor Prabhat Ranjan

Address:

Vishwakarma Bhavan, A Wing, Shaheed Jeet, Singh Marg

110016 New Delhi

India

Website: http://www.tifac.org.in/

Mr. Soumitra Biswas

Address:

Adviser DST/TIFAC, Technology Information, Forecasting & Assessment Council (TIFAC)

Vishwakarma Bhavan, A Wing, Shaheed Jeet, Singh Marg

1100016 New Delhi

India

Phone: (+91-11) 26592-754

Fax: (+91-11) 42525-754

Website: http://www.tifac.org.in/

NMO Secretary:

Sangeeta Baksi

Advanced Composites Programme, Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC)

4th Floor, Vishwakarma Bhawan, A Wing, Shaheed Jeet, Singh Marg

110016 New Delhi

India

Phone: +91-11-425-25777

Fax: (+91-11) 2696-1158

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council

Indonesia

Indonesian National Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Professor Dr. Kuntoro Mangkusubroto

Address:

Menara Rajawali, Level 7 - 1, Jl. DR Ide Anak Agung Gde Agung, Kawasan Mega Kuningan

Selatan 12950 Jakarta

Indonesia

Phone: +62 21 29490677

Fax: +62 21 29490676

Website: http://www.kemlu.go.id/en/Default.aspx

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Yos Sunitiyoso

Director of Jakarta Campus, School of Business and Management, Institut Teknologi Bandung

TK Low Center for Executive Education, Graha Irama 12th Floor, Jl. HR Rasuna Said Kav. 1-2

12950 Jakarta

Indonesia

Phone: +62 21 5296868

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Iran

Iran National Science Foundation (INSF)

Council Member: Professor Nosratollah Zargham

Address:

President, Iran National Science Foundation (INSF) and Professor, Tehran University

33, 5th St., North Kargar St.

14396-34665 Tehran

Iran

Website: http://en.insf.org/

NMO Secretary:

Professor Mohsen Ghafory-Ashtiany

Professor: International Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology (IIEES) Associate Member: Academy of Science of Iran President: Iranian Earthquake Engineering Association (IEEA) Risk Management Adviser to the Minister of Energy

No. 21, Arghavan St., North Dibajie, Farmanneih

19537 Tehran

Iran

Phone: (+98-21) 22294050

Fax: (+98-21) 22299479

Japan

The Japan Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Professor Dr. Kazu Takemoto

Address:

Director, Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability, United Nations University (UNU-IAS) and Visiting Professor, Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (IR3S), The University of Tokyo, Institutes for Advanced Study (UTIAS)

5-53-70 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku

150-8925 Tokyo

Japan

Phone: +81-3-5467-1212

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Satoshi Kojima

Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)

2108-11 Kamiyamaguchi, Hayama

240-0115 Kanagawa

Japan

Phone: +81-46-855-3856

Fax: +81-46-855-3809

NMO Chair:

Prof. Yoichi Kaya

The Japan Committee for IIASA Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (RITE)

9th Floor, Toyo-Kaiji No. 3 Bldg., 2-23-1 Nishi-Shinbashi, Minato-ku

105-0003 Tokyo

Japan

Phone: +81-3- 5469-0502

Fax: +81-3- 5469-0503

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Ministry of the Environment

Korea, Republic of

National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

Council Member: Dr. Moo Je Cho

Address:

National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

201 Gajeong-ro, Yuseong-gu

34113 Daejeon

Korea, Republic of

Phone: +82-42-869-6003

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Suk Lyung Shin

National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) Centre for International Affairs

25 Heolleungo, Seocho-gu

137-748 Seoul

Korea, Republic of

Phone: +82-2-3460-5601

Fax: +82-2-3460-5507

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

Malaysia

Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM)

Council Member: Professor Datuk Dr. Asma Ismail

Address:

Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM)

902-4 Jalan Tun Ismail

50480 Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia

Phone: +60 03 2694 9898

Fax: +60 03 2694 5858

Website: https://www.akademisains.gov.my

NMO Secretary:

Ms. Hazami Habib

Chief Operating Officer Academy of Sciences Malaysia

20th floor, west wing menara MATRADE, Jalan khidmat usaha off jalan duta

50480 Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia

Phone: +603-6203 0633

Fax: +603-6203 0634

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation

Mexico

Mexican National Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Dr. Julio A. Santaella Castell

Address:

INEGI (Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía)

Av. Héroe de Nacozari Sur Núm. 2301, Puerta 7, nivel 2, Fracc. Jardines del Parque.

C.P. 20276 Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes, Ags.

Mexico

Phone: +(52 449) 910 5360, 462 4780

Fax: +(52 449) 462 4783

Dr. Enrique Cabrero Mendoza

Address:

CONACYT (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia)

Av. Insurgentes Sur 1582, Col. Crédito Constructor, Del. Benito Juárez

C.P.: 03940 México, D.F

Mexico

NMO Secretary:

Pilar García Velázquez

Director of Internactional Affairs, INEGI (Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía)

Av. Héroe de Nacozari Sur Núm. 2301, Fracc. Jardines del Parque

C.P. 20276 Aguascalientes, Ags.

Mexico

Phone: +52 (449) 91105400

Fax: +52 (449) 9181487

Dr. Arturo Borja Tamayo

CONACYT (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia)

Av. Insurgentes Sur 1582, Col. Crédito Constructor, Del. Benito Juárez

C.P.: 03940 México, D.F

Mexico

Phone: +52 (55) 53227700-1700

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: National Council for Science and Technology (CONACYT) and National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI)

Netherlands

The Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)

Council Member: Professor Dr. Stan Gielen

Address:

President, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)

P.O. Box 93138

2509 AC The Hague

Netherlands

Phone: (+31-70) 344 07 23

Fax: (+31-70) 344 07 15

Website: http://www.nwo.nl

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Josef F. Stuefer

Senior Policy Advisor, Earth & Life Sciences/Policy Development, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)

P.O. Box 93138

2509 AC The Hague

Netherlands

Phone: +31 (0)70 349 4472 / 344 0671

Joyce Kuipers

Junior Policy Officer, Policy Development, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)

P.O. Box 93138 (Laan van Nieuw Oost-Indië 300)

2509 AC The Hague

Netherlands

Phone: +31 (0)70344-0624

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)

Norway

The Research Council of Norway (RCN)

Council Member: Dr. Kirsten Broch Mathisen

Address:

Division for Energy, Resources and the Environment, The Research Council of Norway

P.O. Box 2700, St. Hanshaugen

NO-0131 Oslo

Norway

Phone: +47 22 03 72 25

Website: http://www.rcn.no

NMO Secretary:

Ms. Inger-Ann Ulstein

Special Adviser and Coordinator Norway-Global Partner (NORGLOBAL), Division for Society and Health, Department for Cooperation and Development Research, The Research Council of Norway

P.O. Box 2700, St. Hanshaugen

NO-0131 Oslo

Norway

Phone: +47 22 037-343

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Research Council of Norway (RCN)

Pakistan (Observer)

Pakistan Academy of Sciences

Council Member: Professor Dr. Kauser Abdulla Malik

Address:

Department of Biological Sciences, Forman Christian College University

Ferozepur Road

Lahore

Pakistan (Observer)

Phone: +92-42-992-01583-370

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Syed Javaid Khurshid

PO Box 1114

Islamabad

Pakistan (Observer)

Phone: +92 51 920 4024/9208533

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Planning Commission

Russia

The Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)

Council Member: Academician Alexei Gvishiani

Address:

Geophysical Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Molodezhnaya St. 3

119296 Moscow

Russia

Phone: +7 495 930 05 46

Fax: +7-495 930-0506

Website: http://www.ras.ru/

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Tatiana E. Khromova

Secretary General, Institute of Geography Russian Academy of Sciences

29, Staromonetny per.

109017 Moscow

Russia

Phone: +7(499) 1259011

Fax: (+7-495) 959 0033

NMO Chair:

Academician Vladimir Kotlyakov

Institute of Geography Russian Academy of Sciences

29, Staromonetny per.

109017 Moscow

Russia

Phone: (+7-495) 959 0032

Fax: (+7-495) 959 0033

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)

South Africa

The National Research Foundation (NRF)

Council Member: Dr. Dorsamy (Gansen) Pillay

Address:

Deputy CEO: RISA, Research and Innovation Support and Advancement, National Research Foundation (NRF)

P.O. Box 2600 (Meiring Naudé Road, Brummeria)

0001 Pretoria

South Africa

Phone: (+27-12) 481 4286

Fax: (+27-12) 481 4162

Website: http://www.nrf.ac.za

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Aldo Stroebel

Executive Director, International Relations & Cooperation (IRC), National Research Foundation (NRF)

PO Box 2600

0001 Pretoria

South Africa

Phone: +27 (0) 12 481 4350/4039

Fax: +27 (0) 12 481 4044

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The National Research Foundation (NRF)

Sweden

The Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS)

Council Member: Dr. Ingrid Petersson

Address:

Director General, The Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS)

Kungsbron 21, Box 1206

SE-111 82 Stockholm

Sweden

Phone: +46(0)8-775 4069

Website: http://www.formas.se/

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Sandro Caruso

Senior Research Officer, The Swedish Research Council for Environment Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS)

Kungsbron 21, Box 1206

SE-111 82 Stockholm

Sweden

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS)

Ukraine

The Ukrainian Academy of Sciences

Council Member: Professor Dr. Academician Anatoly G. Zagorodny

Address:

Vice-President of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Volodymyrska St., 54

01601 Kiev-30

Ukraine

Phone: +380 44 266-9123

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Yuriy Kostyuchenko

Centre for Aerospace Research of the Earth, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

O. Honchar street, 55-b

01601 Kiev

Ukraine

Phone: (+380-44) 486 1148

Fax: (+380-44) 486 9405

NMO Chair:

Academician Boris E. Paton

Chairman of the National Committee for Systems Analysis and President, Ukrainian Academy of Sciences

Volodymyrska St., 54

01601 Kiev-30

Ukraine

Phone: (+380-44) 226 2347

Fax: (+380-44) 234 3243

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Ukrainian Academy of Sciences

United Kingdom

Research Councils of the UK

Council Member: Professor Duncan Wingham

Address:

Chief executive, Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

Polaris House, North Star Avenue

SN2 1EU Swindon

United Kingdom

Phone: 0044-1793 411653

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Kate Hamer

Head of International, Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

Polaris House, North Star Avenue

SN2 1EU Swindon

United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1793411736

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), and Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

USA

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS)

Council Member: Professor Donald Saari

Address:

Distinguished Professor, Mathematics and Economics (Pancoe Professor Emeritus: Northwestern University); Director, Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Irvine

SSPA 2119

92697-5100 Irvine, CA

USA

Phone: (+1 949) 824-5894

Fax: (+1 949) 824-3733

Website: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/biso/IIASA/index.htm

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Kathie Bailey

Director, Board on International Scientific Organizations, The National Academies

500 Fifth Street, NW

20001 Washington, DC

USA

Fax: +1 (202) 334 2231

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: National Science Foundation (NSF)

Vietnam

Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)

Council Member: Professor Dr. Ninh Khac Ban

Address:

International Cooperation Department, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)

18 Hoang Quoc Viet Road

Cau Giay, Hanoi

Vietnam

Phone: +84 4 37561725

Fax: +84 4 37562764

Website: http://www.vast.ac.vn/en/

NMO Secretary:

Mrs. Tran Thi Ngoc Hue

International Cooperation Department, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)

18 Hoang Quoc Viet Road, Room 505

Cau Giay, Hanoi

Vietnam

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)



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