Full List of Members

A full list of IIASA National Member Organizations and Council Members. 

Austria

The Austrian Academy of Sciences

Council Member: Professor Dr. Gerhard Glatzel

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences, Austrian IIASA-Commission, Austrian Academy of Sciences

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Viktor Bruckman

Researcher and Assistant to Chair, Commission for Interdisciplinary Ecological Studies, Austrian Academy of Sciences

Austria

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

Director of International Relations, The Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES)

NMO Secretary:

Cyntia Sandes Oliveira

International Relations Advisor, The Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education(CAPES)

Brazil

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 Xincheng Xie

Vice President, National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)

NMO Secretary:

Mr. Chuang Zhao

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

China

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

President, Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT)

NMO Secretary:

Mrs. Abeer Mohamed Attia

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

Egypt

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Ministry of Finance

Finland

The Finnish Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Dr. Lea Kauppi

Director General, Finnish Environment Institute

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Joona Lehtomaki

Science Adviser, Unit for Strategic Research, Finnish Academy of Sciences

Finland

NMO Chair:

Professor Jaakko Kiander

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

Finland

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Academy of Finland

Germany

Association for the Advancement of IIASA

Council Member: Professor Dr. Helga Weisz

Head of Research Domain Transdisciplinary Concepts & Methods, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) and Professor of Industrial Ecology and Climate Change Department of Cultural Studies and Department of Social Sciences, Humboldt-University Berlin

NMO Secretary:

Professor Dr. Hermann Lotze-Campen

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

Germany

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Federal Ministry of Education and Research, BMBF

India (Observer)

The Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC)

Council Member: Mr. Sanjay Singh

Scientist-G, Technology Information, Forecasting & Assessment Council (TIFAC)

Mr. Soumitra Biswas

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

NMO Secretary:

Sangeeta Baksi

Principal Scientific Officer, Scientist E, Advanced Composites Programme, Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC)

India (Observer)

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council

Indonesia

Indonesian National Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Professor Dr. Kuntoro Mangkusubroto

Head, Bandung Institute of Technology, School of Business and Management

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Yos Sunitiyoso

Director of Jakarta Campus, School of Business and Management, Bandung Institute of Technology

Indonesia

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Iran

Iran National Science Foundation (INSF)

Council Member: Professor Nosratollah Zargham

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

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

Iran

Israel

The Israel Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Professor Moti Herskowitz

Professor of Chemical Engineering, Ben-Gurion University; Director, the Blechner Center for Industrial Catalysis and Process Development

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Hagit Schwimmer

Ministry of Science & Technology

Israel

Dr. Shmuel Abramzon

National Economic Council of Israel

Israel

Japan

The Japan Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Professor Dr. Kazu Takemoto

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)

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Satoshi Kojima

Principal Researcher, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)

Japan

NMO Chair:

Prof. Yoichi Kaya

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

Japan

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Ministry of the Environment

Korea, Republic of

National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

Council Member: Dr. Moo Je Cho

President, National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Suk Lyung Shin

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

Korea, Republic of

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

Malaysia

Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM)

Council Member: Professor Datuk Dr. Asma Ismail

President, Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM)

NMO Secretary:

Ms. Hazami Habib

Chief Operating Officer, Academy of Sciences Malaysia

Malaysia

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation

Mexico

Mexican National Committee for IIASA

Council Member: Dr. Julio A. Santaella Castell

President, INEGI (Instituto Nacional de Estadistica y Geografia)

Dr. Enrique Cabrero Mendoza

CONACYT (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia)

NMO Secretary:

Pilar García Velázquez

Director of International Affairs, INEGI (Instituto Nacional de Estadistica y Geografia)

Mexico

Dr. Arturo Borja Tamayo

CONACYT (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia)

Mexico

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

President, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Josef F. Stuefer

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

Netherlands

Joyce Kuipers

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

Netherlands

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

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

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

Norway

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Research Council of Norway (RCN)

Russia

The Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)

Council Member: Academician Alexei Gvishiani

Director, Geophysical Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Tatiana E. Khromova

Secretary General, Institute of Geography Russian Academy of Sciences

Russia

NMO Chair:

Academician Vladimir Kotlyakov

Institute of Geography Russian Academy of Sciences

Russia

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)

South Africa

The National Research Foundation (NRF)

Council Member: Dr. Dorsamy (Gansen) Pillay

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

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Aldo Stroebel

Executive Director, Strategic Partnerships, National Research Foundation (NRF)

South Africa

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

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

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Magnus Tannerfeldt

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

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

Vice-President, The National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Yuriy Kostyuchenko

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

Ukraine

NMO Chair:

Academician Boris E. Paton

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

Ukraine

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: The Ukrainian Academy of Sciences

United Kingdom

Research Councils of the UK

Council Member: Professor Duncan Wingham

Executive Chair of the Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI)

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Kate Hamer

Head of International, Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

United Kingdom

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 Dr. Michael Clegg

Professor Emeritus, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine

NMO Secretary:

Dr. Kathie Bailey

Director, Board on International Scientific Organizations, The National Academies

USA

IIASA membership contribution:

Funded by: National Science Foundation (NSF)

Vietnam

Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)

Council Member: Professor Dr. Ninh Khac Ban

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

NMO Secretary:

Mrs. Thi Ngoc Hue Tran

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

Vietnam

IIASA membership contribution:

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


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