Masaryk University International Scientific Advisory Board
The Masaryk University International Scientific Advisory Board is an independent body composed of four internationally recognized scientists tasked with helping the university develop scientific strategies and providing independent assessment and advice on a range of science-related issues. The board meets once a year.
Board members include professor Josef Jiřičný of the University of Zurich, professor Peter Williamson of the University of Cambridge, professor Thomas A. Henzinger of the Austrian Institute for Science and Technology and Professor Marie-Janine Calic of the University of Munich. Mary O´Connell, a molecular biologist active at MU since 2014 as part of the ERA Chair programme, functions as the advisory board's coordinator.
Josef Jiřičný was elected board chair at the 2016 board meeting.
Director and founder of the Institute of Molecular Cancer Research at the University of Zurich
Director of management studies at the Cambridge Judge Business School
German historian specializing in East European and South-East European history
Associate Professor at EPFL specializing in information technologies and machine learning
Renowned molecular biologist from Ireland