ciesmmemberstates
The Member States of CIESM

 

The CIESM Board meets once a year.  Chaired by H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, who was elected in 2013 for another 6-year mandate as CIESM President, it comprises the National Representatives of the 23 Member States (see map) of the Commission, who are usually high-level scientists or administrators in charge of major responsabilities in their respective countries.

  National Representatives

Algeria     N...

Croatia
Dr Goran Kniewald

Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb

Cyprus
Dr George Zodiatis
Vice Dir, Oceanography Center, Nicosia

Egypt
Dr Khaled Abdelsalam Ibrahim
Ntl. Inst. Oceanogr. & Fisheries (NIOF), Alexandria

France
Dr François Jacq
PDG, Ifremer
Dr Pascale Delecluse
Director, INSU

Germany
Dr Wolf-Christian Dullo*
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel
* Co-winner, with researchers from Bremen, Kiel and Wilhelmshaven of the 2015 North German Science Award for their joint work on Cold water corals - fragile bio / geosystems under the influence of climate and environmental changes.

Greece
Dr Emanuel Gounaris
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Dr Vassilis Lykousis (Alternate)
President of Hellenic Centre for Marine Research

Israel
Dr Barak Herut
Director General, Israel Oceanographic & Limnological Research, Haifa

Italy     
Dr Angelo Camerlenghi
OGS, Trieste

Lebanon     
N...

Malta
Dr Aldo Drago
University of Malta

Monaco
Mrs Elisabeth Lantéri-Minet
Direction des Affaires Internationales, Dpt. Rel. Ext.

Morocco
Dr Bouchta El Moumni
Doyen, Fac. Sciences, Université de Larache

Portugal
Dr Carlos Vale
IPIMAR, Lisbon

Romania
Dr Tania Zaharia
Scientific Director, National Institute of Marine Research, Constanza

Russian Federation
M. Robert Nigmatulin
Director, P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology
M. Victor Smirnov
Deputy Director, International Dept, Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation

Slovenia
Dr Alenka Malej
Director, Marine Institute, Piran

Spain
Dr Eduardo Balguerias
Director, IEO, Madrid
Dr Federico Alvarez
IEO, Palma

Switzerland
Dr Daniel Ariztegui
Department of Earth Sciences (Département des sciences de la Terre), University of Geneva
Dr Isabella Beretta (Alternate)
Federal Dept of Economic Affairs, Education & Research, Bern


Syria
Dr Amir Ibrahim
Tishreen University, Lattakia

Tunisia
Dr Hechmi Missaoui
Directeur Général, INSTM, Tunis

Turkey
Dr Bayram Ozturk
University of Istanbul

Ukraine     N...

 

Alternate: Only Member States in class E (France, Italy, Monaco, Russian Federation and Spain) are entitled to two National Representatives.