ISSCR Leadership

Officers and Board of Directors 

The ISSCR Board of Directors consists of 21-30 individuals and includes those who hold the office of president, president-elect, vice president, past president, clerk and treasurer. The Board of Directors and Officers are elected by the ISSCR membership for three year terms. Elections are held annually for available positions. Nominations are made by ISSCR members and candidates are slated by the Nominating Committee with an emphasis on scientific authority and overall international diversity of the board.

ISSCR Soliciting Nominations for Board of Directors-Deadline 20 October 
The ISSCR Nominating Committee, chaired by Rudolf Jaenisch, is soliciting nominations for Board of Directors positions which will become available in June 2016.

The ISSCR actively seeks international representation on the board. Nominations can be made by current ISSCR members and should include the nominee's contact information. All eligible candidates will be reviewed by the Nominating Committee for possible slating in the general election that will begin in February 2015. Send your nominations to ISSCR CEO Nancy Witty at by midnight (CT) 20 October, 2015.

Global Advisory Council

The Global Advisory Council is comprised of leading international business leaders and policy-makers who provide advice on the strategic direction of the ISSCR.

ISSCR Committees 

Learn more about the ISSCR’s committees and their missions.

Headquarters Staff

Meet the headquarters staff of the ISSCR.

International Society for Stem Cell Research
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Skokie, Illinois, USA 60077
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