Life Sciences Group (LSG)

Membership

National Representatives in Life Sciences Group

Country

Name

Address

Contact

 

Argentina

(at 27Aug16)

Dr Néstor R. Coria

Instituto Antártico Argentino (I.A.A.)
Balcarce 290
(C1064AAF) Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires

email

Dr Mariano A Memolli Dirección Nacional del Antártico (D.N.A.)
Instituto Antártico Argentino (I.A.A.)
Balcarce 290
(C1064AAF) Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
email

Dr Irene Schloss

Dirección Nacional del Antártico (D.N.A.)
Instituto Antártico Argentino (I.A.A.)
Balcarce 290
(C1064AAF) Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires

email


Australia

(at 10Oct12)

Dr Jeff Ayton

Polar Medical Unit
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
Kingston
Tasmania 7050

email

Dana Bergstrom

Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
Kingston
Tasmania 7050

email

Dr Graham Hosie

Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
Kingston
Tasmania 7050

email

Prof Mark Hindell

Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
University of Tasmania
Private Bag 129
Hobart
Tasmania 7001

email


Belgium

(at 22Oct14)

Dr Annick Wilmotte

University of Liège
Center for Protein Engineering (CIP)
Institute of Chemistry, B6
Sart Tilman
B-4000 Liège

email

Dr Claude de Broyer

Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique (IRScNB)
Rue Vautier, 29
B-1000 Bruxelles

email

Prof Ann Vanreusel

Universiteit Gent
Department of Biology
Marine Biology Section
Krijgslaan 281, S8
B-9000 Gent

email


Brazil

(at 10Oct12)

Dr Eduardo R Secchi

Instituto de Oceanografia
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande
Av. Itália Km 8 96201-900
Rio Grande – RJ

email

Dr Lúcia de Siqueira Campos

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Depto de Zoologia, Instituto de Biologia
Prédio do CCS, Bl "A"
Av. Carlos Chagas Filhq 373
Ilha do Fundāo GP 21941-902
Rio de Janeiro – RJ

email

Dr Monica Muelbert

Oceanography Department
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande – FURG
Caixa Postal 474, C. Carreiros
Rio Grande - RS

email

Dr Vivian Helena Pellizari

Instituto Oceanografico
Universidade de São Paulo
Prala do Oceanografico 191
CEP 05508-120
Sao Paulo - SP

email

Bulgaria

(at 10Oct12)

Dr Nesho Hainrich Chipev

Bulgarian Antarctic Institute
Sofia University
15 Tzar Osvoboditel Bd
1504 Sofia

email

Canada

(at 06Jul16)

Dr Kathleen Conlan

Canadian Museum of Nature
Natural Heritage Building
PO Box 3443, Station D
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 6P4

email

Dr Diana E Varela

Department of Biology, and School of Earth & Ocean Sciences
University of Victoria,
PO Box 1700 Station CSC,
Victoria, British Columbia
V8W 2Y2

email

Prof Gustavo A. Ferreyra

Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski
Université du Québec à Rimouski
310 allée des Ursulines
Rimouski, Québec
G5L 3A1

email

Chile

(at 02Sep14)

Dr Lohengrin Cavieres González

Universidad de Concepción

email

Dr Elie Poulin Charmolue

Instituto de Ecología y Biodiversidad (IEB)
Facultad de Ciencias
Universidad de Chile
Las Palmeras 3425, Casilla 653
CP 780-0024, Ñuñoa, Santiago

email


China

(at 05Aug15)

 

 

 

Li Chaolun

Institute of Oceanology
Chinese Academy of Sciences
7 Nanhai Road
Qingdao City
Shandong Province, 266071

email

Chen Bo

Polar Research Institute of China
451 Jinqiao Road
Pudong District
Shanghai, 200136

email

Xu Chengli

Institute of Basic Medicine Research
Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
5 Santiao, Dongdan
Dongcheng District
Beijing 100005

email

Zhang Yuzhong

Shandong University
No. 27 Shanda Road
Jinan
Shandong Province, 250100

email

Ecuador

(at 10Oct12)

Washington Cárdenas

Laboratorio de Biomedicina
FIMCM-ESPOL
Km30.5 via Perimetral
PO Box 09-01-5863
Guayaquil

email

David Galarza

Avenida de la Marina
Guayaquil

email

Finland

(at 02Oct13)

Dr Harri Kuosa

University of Helsinki
Tvärminne Zoological Station
J.A. Palménin tie 260
FI - 10900 Hanko

email

Dr Janne-Markus Rintala

University of Helsinki
Finnish Institute of Marine Research
Erik Palmènin aukio 1
P O Box 140
00560 Helsinki

email

Prof Jorma Kuparinen

Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences
P.O. Box 56 (Viikinkaari 9)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

email

France

(at 20Dec16)

 

Dr Claude Bachelard

34 rue Preschez
92210 Saint-Cloud

email

Dr Philippe Koubbi

Université Pierre et Marie Curie
UMR 7208 - BOREA
Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle
43 rue Cuvier – CP26
75005 Paris

email

Dr Yan Ropert-Coudert

Chief Officer

Centre d’Études Biologiques de Chizé
Station d’Ecologie de Chizé-La Rochelle
CNRS - UMR 7372
79360 Villiers-en-Bois

email

Dr Maurice Hullé

UMR 1349 - INRA - IGEPP
BP 35327
35653 Le Rheu Cedex

email


Germany

(at 11Jan17)

Prof Dr Wilhelm
Hagen

Universität Bremen
FB2 Biologie/Chemie, Marine Zoologie
Postfach 330440
D-28334 Bremen

email

Dr Hans-Ulrich Peter

Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Institut für Ökologie
Dornburger Straße 159
D-07743 Jena

email

Dr Horst Bornemann

Alfred-Wegener-Institut
Helmholtz-Zentrum für Polar- und Meeresforschung
Biosciences
Am Alten Hafen 26
D-27568 Bremerhaven

email

Prof Dr Angelika Brandt

Zoologisches Museum
Universität Hamburg
Martin-Luther-King Platz 3
D-20146 Hamburg

email

India

(at 18Sep15)

 

 

Dr Sisinthy Shivaji

Consultant (Retd. Director Grade-Scientist G)
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB)
Uppal Road
Hyderabad 500 007

email

Dr Sambandam Sathyakumar

Scientist G/Sr. Professor
Wildlife Institute of India
P.O Box 18
Chandrabani Dehradun 248 001
Uttarakhand

email

Dr Sarat Chandra Tripathy

National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research
Headland Sada
Vasco-da-Gama
Goa 403 804

email

Italy

(at 23Sep16)

Prof Silvano Onofri

Dipartimento di Scienze Ecologiche e Biologiche
Università della Tuscia
Largo dell'Università s.n.c.
01100 Viterbo

email

Silvio Greco

Ministero dell'Ambiente e della Tutela del Territorio e del Mare

email

Maurizio Azzaro

Istituto per l’ambiente marino costiero (IAMC CNR)
Spianata S. Ranieri, 86
98122 Messina IAMC

email

Japan

(at 25Jul14)

Prof Satoshi Imura

National Institute of Polar Research (NIPR)
10-3 Midori-cho
Tachikawa-shi
Tokyo 190-8518

email

Dr Mitsuo Fukuchi

National Institute of Polar Research (NIPR)
10-3 Midori-cho
Tachikawa-shi
Tokyo 190-8518

email

Dr Giichiro Ohno

Toukatsu Hospital, 409
Nagareyama-shi
Chiba 270-0175

email


Korea

(at 10Oct12)

Dr Sang Hoon Lee

Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI)
26, Songdomirae-ro
Yeonsu-gu
Incheon 406-840

email

Sung Ho Kang

Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI)
26, Songdomirae-ro
Yeonsu-gu
Incheon 406-840

email

Dr Han Gu Choi

Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI)
26, Songdomirae-ro
Yeonsu-gu
Incheon 406-840

email

Malaysia

(at 10Oct12)

Dr Michael Wong Vui Lin

Malaysian Antarctic Research Programme
c/o Biotechnology Research Institute
Universiti Malaysia Sabah
Jalan UMS
88400 Kota Kinabalu
Sabah

email


Monaco

(at 29Jan16)

Denis Allemand

Centre Scientifique de Monaco (CSM-SNRS)
4 Quai Antoine Ier
MC98000 Monaco

email

Céline Le Bohec

LEA-647 BioSensib
Centre Scientifique de Monaco (CSM-SNRS)
4 Quai Antoine Ier
MC 98000 Monaco

email

Victor Planas-Bielsa

LEA-647 BioSensib
Centre Scientifique de Monaco (CSM-SNRS)
4 Quai Antoine Ier
MC 98000 Monaco

email

Hannah Kriesell

LEA-647 BioSensib
Centre Scientifique de Monaco (CSM-SNRS)
4 Quai Antoine Ier
MC 98000 Monaco

email

Netherlands

(at 16Dec15)

Dr Jacqueline Stefels

University of Groningen
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Nijenborgh 7
9747 AG Groningen

email

New Zealand

(at 16Sep16)

Prof Craig Cary

Dept of Biological Sciences
The University of Waikato
Private Bag 3105
Hamilton

email

Assoc Prof Mary Sewell

School of Biological Sciences
University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142

email

Dr Miles Lamare

Department of Marine Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin

email

Assoc Prof Ian McDonald

Secretary

Faculty of Science and Engineering
University of Waikato
Private Bag 3105
Hamilton 3240

email

Norway

(at 26Nov15)

Dr Andrew Lowther

Norwegian Polar Institute
Framsenteret
9296 Tromsø

email

Olav Rune Godø

Institute for Marine Research
Postboks 1870
Nordnes
5817 Bergen

email

Katrine Borgå

Department of Bioscience
University of Oslo
Postboks 1066
Blindern
0316 Oslo

email

Peru

(at 19Oct09)

Prof Rogelio Villanueva

Instituto Antártico Peruano
Miroquesada 191 5A
Lima 1

email


Poland

(at 16Aug16)

Katarzyna Chwedorzewska

Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics
Polish Academy of Sciences
Department of Antarctic Biology
Pawinskiego 5a
02-106 Warszawa

email

Piotr Kukliński

Institute of Oceanology
Polish Academy of Sciences
55 Powstańców Warszawy st.
81-967 Sopot

email

Maria Olech

Department of Polar Studies and Documentation
Institute of Botany
Jagiellonian University
27 Kopernika st.
31-501 Kraków

email

Jacek Siciński

Department of Invertebrate Zoology & Hydrobiology
University of Łódź
12/16 Banacha st.
90-237 Łódź

email

Portugal

(at 15Jun16)

Dr José Xavier

Institute of Marine Research
Department of Life Sciences
University of Coimbra
3001-401 Coimbra

email

Pedro M Guerreiro Centre for Marine Sciences
University of Algarve
Gambelas Campus
8005-139 Faro
email

Russia

(at 12Aug15)

Dr Igor Melnikov

P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology
Russian Academy of Sciences
Nakhimovsky prosp. 36
117852 Moscow

email

South Africa

(at 03Dec15)

Prof Bettine Jansen van Vuuren

Department of Zoology
Faculty of Science
University of Johannesburg
P O Box 524
Auckland Park 2006

email

Prof Don Cowan

FABI
Department of Genetics
University of Pretoria
Pretoria 0001

email

Dr Sarah Fawcett

Department of Oceanography
University of Cape Town

Private bag X3
Rondebosch 7701

email


Spain

(at 06Jul16)

Dr Leopoldo
Garcia Sancho

Dpto. Biología Vegetal II
Facultad de Farmácia
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Ciudad Universitaria, s/n
28040 Madrid

email

Dolors Vaqué

Instituto de Ciencias del Mar
Centro Mediterráneo de Investigaciones
Marinas y Ambientales, CSIC
Passeig Maritim, 39-45
08003 Barcelona

email

Sweden

(at 30Jan17)

Prof Michael Axelsson

Department of Biological & Environmental Sciences
University of Gothenburg
Box 463
40530 Göteborg

email

Switzerland

(at 09Feb15)

Dr Jan W Pawlowski

Département de Génétique & Evolution
Sciences III, Université de Genève
Boulevard d’Yvoy 4
CH 1205 Geneva

email

Prof Christel Hassler

Institut F.A. Forel
Université de Genève
10, route de Suisse
CP 416
1290 Versoix

email

Ukraine

(at 26Nov15)

Dr Yevgen Moisejenko

Head of the Department of Medical and Biological Research
National Antarctic scientific center

Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine
Peremohy Ave, 10, Kyiv

email

United Kingdom

(at 01Sep16)

Dr Peter Convey

British Antarctic Survey
High Cross, Madingley Road
Cambridge, CB3 0ET

email

Dr Anne Hicks

Medical Director BASMU
Consultant in Emergency Medicine
Emergency Department
Derriford Hospital
Plymouth, PL6 8DH

email

United States of America

(at 30Nov16)

Prof Charles D Amsler

Department of Biology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Campbell Hall 367
1720 2nd Avenue South, CH464
Birmingham, AL 35294-1170

email

Prof Byron Adams

Department of Biology
Brigham Young University
4127 LSB
Provo, UT 84602

email

Dr Georges M Watters

Antarctic Ecosystem Research Division (AERD)
NOAA Fisheries
Southwest Fisheries Science Center
8901 La Jolla Shores Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037-1508

email

Dr Marc Shepanek

Deputy Chief Officer

Deputy Chief of Medicine of Extreme Environments
NASA Headquarters
300 E Street SW
Washington, DC 20024-3210

email

Uruguay

(at 18Mar15)

Silvia Batista

Instituto de Investigaciones Biológicas Clemente Estable
Av. Italia 3318
CP 11600
Montevideo

email

 

Other Members in SSG-LS

Institute/Union/Group/other

Name

Address

Contact

Standing Committee on the Antarctic Treaty System (SC-ATS)

Dr Aleks Terauds

Quantitative Ecologist
Terrestrial and Nearshore Ecosystem
Australian Antarctic Division
Channel Highway
Kingston, TAS 7050
Australia

email

 
 
State of the Antarctic Ecosystem (AntEco)

Dr Jan Strugnell

Department of Genetics
La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science
La Trobe University
Bundoora 3086
Australia

email

Dr Huw Griffiths

British Antarctic Survey
High Cross, Madingley Road
Cambridge
CB3 0ET
UK

email

Antarctic Thresholds - Ecosystem Resilience and Adaptation (AnT-ERA)

Dr Julian Gutt

Alfred-Wegener-Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung
PO Box 120161
27568 Bremerhaven
Germany

email

Antarctic Biodiversity Informatics (EG-ABI)

Dr Bruno Danis

Laboratoire de Biologie Marine
Université Libre de Bruxelles
CP 160/15
50 avenue F. D. Roosevelt
1050 Bruxelles
Belgium

email

Expert Group on Birds and Marine Mammals (EG-BAMM)

Dr Mark Hindell

School of Zoology
University of Tasmania
Hobart, Tasmania
Australia

email

Expert Group on the Continuous Plankton Recorder (EG-CPR)

Dr Kunio Takahashi

National Institute of Polar Research (NIPR)
10-3, Midori-cho
Tachikawa-shi
Tokyo 190-8518
Japan

email

Joint Expert Group on Human Biology and Medicine (JEGHBM)

Dr Jeff Ayton

Polar Medical Unit
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
Kingston, TAS 7050
Australia

email

Ocean Acidification

Dr Richard Bellerby

Norwegian Institute for Water Research
Thormøhlensgate 53 D
N-5006 Bergen
Norway

email

APECS

Fernanda Quaglio

Institute of Geosciences and Exact Sciences, Universidade Estadual Paulista
Avenida 24-A, 1515
Rio Claro, SP
Brazil

email

Jeff Bowman

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
61 Route 9w, Palisades
NY 10964
United States

email
Henrik Christiansen

Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics
Charles Deberiotstraat 32
B-3000 Leuven
Belgium

email