The Council is the governing body of the Institute and is responsible for establishing relations with governments and multi-national bodies; for determining financial and managerial policies, and subject areas for research of the Institute; and for ensuring that the activities of the Institute are in line with its objectives, the provisions of this Charter and the interest of member institutions.
The Council appoints the Institute’s Director General (DG) and CEO, Deputy Director General for Science (DDGS) and the Chief Operations Officer (COO). The following Council Committees carry out the Council work:
More details on the roles and the responsibilities of the IIASA Council can be found in the IIASA Charter, which was signed by all founding member countries in 1972 and subsequently by each new member country.
Last edited: 10 December 2019
IIASA Director General and CEO: Dr. Albert van Jaarsveld
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria
Phone: (+43 2236) 807 0 Fax:(+43 2236) 71 313