Changes relating to the Presiding Board and the Research Council Vice-Presidents

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Brenda Kwak is a new member of the Research Council Presiding Board. Anthony Holtmaat and Max Bergman are Vice-Presidents.

The Research Council is responsible for reviewing and selecting the applications received by the SNSF. The Presiding Board of the Research Council comprises the President of the Research Council and the Presidents of the divisions and specialised committees.

On 1 April 2024 Anthony Holtmaat took over from Claudia Kuehni as a Vice-President on the Research Council (Vice-President of the Biology and Medicine division).

On the Research Council's Presiding Board, Brenda Kwak took over the seat of Anna Fontcuberta i Morral (President of the International Cooperation specialised committee) on 5 June 2024. At the same time, Max Bergman replaced Madeleine Herren-Oesch (as Vice-President of the International Cooperation specialised committee).