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Scientific Advisory Board

The members of SCELSE's Scientific Advisory Board enjoy high profile international recognition, advising on strategic direction and overall research and quality. 

Prof. Alexander ZEHNDER

Scientific Director of the Alberta Water Research Institute, Canada
Founder and Director of Triple Z Consulting, Canada
Professor Emeritus of ETH Zurich


Prof. Peer BORK

Joint Head of Structural and Computational Biology Unit and Senior Scientist
European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Germany


Prof. Rita COLWELL

Chair and President, CosmosID, USA
Distinguished Professor at the University of Maryland College Park and John Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA


Prof. Victor DE LORENZO

Professor of Molecular Environmental Microbiology
Centro Nacional de Biotecnologia-CSIC, SPAIN


Prof. Jan KNOLL

Sr Director Research & Innovation Specialised Nutrition 
Danone Nutricia Research
Wageningen University, Netherlands


Prof. Cait MACPHEE

Professor of Biological Physics
University of Edinburgh, UK


Prof. Karen NELSON

J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI), USA


Prof. Staffan NORMARK

Professor of Infectious Disease Control, especially Clinical Bacteriology 
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden  



Emeritus Professor  
Laboratory of Microbial Ecology and Technology Ghent University, Belgium