Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen, Niels Bohr International Academy, Denmark

“Promote international collaboration in basic research focused on the elucidation of the sophisticated and complex mechanisms of living organisms” The International Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO) is an international collaboration promoting global cooperation in frontier life science research. It was established in 1989 to implement the Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP). HFSPO’s statutory objectives…

“Provided proper appreciation and financial support are forthcoming, it is one’s duty to stay in one’s country and build up schools comparable with those that other countries are fortunate in possessing” Tata Institute of Fundamental Research has schools in Physical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science and Science Education, all of which are…

Honorary President of the Office for Climate Education

African Union Commissioner for Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (ESTI)

Minister and Secretary of Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of China

“Advancing knowledge for the benefit of society” The National Centre for Scientific Research is an interdisciplinary public research organisation under the administrative supervision of the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research. Missions The French state has entrusted the CNRS with the role of advancing knowledge for the benefit of society. The organisation seeks to…

“To support research and teaching in biophysics” The objectives of the International Union for Pure and Applied Biophysics are the advancement of education in the Science of Biophysics. In furtherance of this aim it may exercise the following powers: to organise international co-operation in Biophysics and to promote communication between the various branches of Biophysics…

“Optics & Photonics for a better World” The objective of the International Commission for Optics (ICO) is to contribute, on an international basis, to the progress of the science of optics and photonics and their applications. It emphasises the unity of the crossdisciplinary field of optics. Optics and photonics are defined as the fields of…

Director, Wellcome Sanger Institute, UK