The EurSafe Board is elected by the General Assembly (held at each Conference). The composition of the EurSafe Board aims to maintain a balance between disciplines, languages, nationalities, and gender.
Franck L.B. Meijboom
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Wageningen University and Research, The Netherlands
Messerli Research Institute, University of Veterinary Medicine, Medical University of Vienna and University of Vienna, Austria
University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Joost van Herten
University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca, Romania
University of the Basque Country, Spain
University of Tuebingen, Germany
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
University of Zurich, Switzerland
Federal Ethics Committee on Non-Human Biotechnology (ECNH), Switzerland
Prof. Cees Veerman, NL (1999-2000)
Former Minister of State of Agriculture, Nature, and, Food Quality and former Chair of the Executive Board of the Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
Prof. Peter Sandøe, DK (2000-2007)
Director of the Centre for Bioethics and Risk Assessment, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Matthias Kaiser, N (2007-2016)
Director of Centre for the Study of the Sciences and Humanities, University of Bergen, Norway
Kate Millar, UK (2016-2022)
Centre for Applied Bioethics, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
Honorary Members / Life Membership
Prof. Ben Mepham
Centre for Applied Bioethics, University of Nottingham, UK
Given his extraordinary services to the Society, the General Assembly of the European Society of Agricultural and Food Ethics agreed (in Vienna, 15 September 2007) on the proposal of the Executive Committee to appoint Prof. dr. T. Ben Mepham as Honorary Member of the Society. The rights and position of Honorary Membership are formulated in the Statutes.
Professor Peter Sandøe
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Peter Sandøe was awarded the title of Honorary Member of EurSafe during the 14thEurSafe congress in Vienna, for his tireless efforts for the society while he was president of EurSafe.
Professor Matthias Kaiser
University of Bergen, Norway
Matthias Kaiser was awarded the title of Honorary Member of EurSafe during the 15th EurSafe congress in Tampere, for his leadership and hard work for the society while he was president of EurSafe.
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