Executive Committee (EC)

2021-2022 ISB EC

Nicole Vasilevsky

Nicole Vasilevsky, Chair
University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus
EC member since 2017-2018
Secretary 2017-2020


Ruth Lovering, Secretary
UCL, London, UK
EC member since 2019-2020
IT infrastructure (chair)


Robin Haw, Treasurer
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Canada
EC member since 2020-2021


Rama B

Rama Balakrishnan
Genentech, USA
EC member since 2017-2018


Mary Ann Tuli

Mary Ann Tuli
GigaScience Journal, BGI-Hong Kong, UK
EC member since 2018-2019


Randi Vita

Randi Vita
La Jolla Institute, San Diego, CA
EC member since 2019-2020
Travel/Exchange Fellowship committee (chair)


Federica Quaglia
National Research Council / UniPD, IT
EC member since 2021-2022
Training, Outreach and Communication (chair); Conference coordination (chair)


Parul Gupta
Oregon State University, USA
EC member since 2021-2022
Awards committee (chair)


Sushma Naithani
Oregon State University, USA
EC member since 2021-2022
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (chair)


The term of the Executive Committee goes from November 1st to October 31.


Previous ISB EC Members

Frederic Bastian

Frédéric Bastian
SIB – Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
EC member since 2018 – 2021


Jane Lomax

Jane Lomax
SciBite, UK
EC member since 2018 – 2021


Sandra Orchard
European Bioinformatics Institute, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, UK
EC member since 2015 – 2021
Treasurer 2015-18
Chair 2018-2020


Sylvain Poux

Sylvain Poux
SIB – Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland
EC member 2014 – 2020
Treasurer 2018-2020


Cecelia Arighi

Cecilia Arighi
University of Delaware, USA
EC member 2015-2018
Chair 2017-2018, Secretary 2016-17


Teresa Attwood

Teresa Attwood
University of Manchester, UK
EC member 2009-2015


Alex Bateman

Alex Bateman
European Bioinformatics Institute, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, UK
EC member 2009-2015
Chair 2013-2015


Tanya B

Tanya Berardini
Phoenix Bioinformatics, USA
EC member 2010-2012
Secretary 2010-2011


Lydie

Lydie Bougueleret
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland
EC member 2009 (interim), 2009-2012 Treasurer 2009-2011


Mike Cherry

Mike Cherry
Stanford University, USA
EC member 2010-2016
Chair 2015-2016


Pascale Gaudet
SIB – Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics,
Switzerland
EC member 2009-2013
Chair, 2009-2013


Melissa Haendel
Oregon State University, USA
EC member 2013-2017


Jennifer Harrow
Welcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK
EC member 2013-2015


Tadashi Imanishi
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
EC member 2009-2013


Renate Kania
Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies, Germany
EC member 2011-2013


Suzanna Lewis
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
EC member 2015-2018


Pete McQuilton

Peter McQuilton
FAIRsharing, Oxford e-Research Centre, UK
EC member since 2016/17


Monica Munoz-Torres
Oregon State University, USA
EC member 2012-2017
Chair 2016-2017, Secretary 2012-2016


Claire O’Donovan
European Bioinformatics Institute, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, UK
EC member 2010-2016
Treasurer 2010-2011


Lorna Richardson
Medical Research Council Human Genetics Unit, UK
EC member 2009 (interim), 2010-2013 Secretary 2009-2010 and 2011-2012


Marc Robinson-Rechavi
University of Lusanne, Switzerland
EC member 2011-2015
Treasurer 2011-2015


Andrew Su

Andrew Su
The Scripps Research Institute, USA
EC member since 2016/17


Owen White
University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
EC member 2009-2010


Ioannis Xenarios
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland
EC member 2009-2011


Chisato Yamasaki
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
EC member 2011-2013


Zhang Zhang
Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
EC member 2015-2018