Elections 2017

/Elections 2017

Elections for EBBS Secretary General and three (3) Ordinary Committee Members

An election is being held to appoint three new Committee Members and the Secretary General.

All EBBS members in good standing position (those who have paid their EBBS fees) are eligible to vote in the election.

The members below have been nominated to stand for election to the Committee. Only one nomination was received for the position of Secretary. There are six (6) candidates for the three (3) ordinary committee member positions and you can vote up to three out of the six candidates.

The election will close on June 30th, 2017 at 23:59 Central European Time.

Results will  be  announced  during  the EBBS business meeting at the EBBS meeting in Bilbao 8-11 September 2017.

One nominee for the EBBS secretary position:

Antonis Stamatakis, Greece

Antonios Stamatakis was born in 1971; he obtained his PhD in Biology (Neurobiology-Physiology) from Crete University, Greece, in 2000. He is currently Associate Professor of Biology of Behaviour in the University of Athens, Greece. He is among the very few faculty members in Greece doing research in Behavioural Neuroscience and teaching Neuroscience at the undergraduate and graduate level. His scientific interests are in the field of the biological base of [...]

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Six nominees for three positions as ordinary EBBS committee members (in alphabetical order):

Sebastien Bouret, France

Current position: Charge de Recherche CNRS. Team Motivation Brain & Behavior (Co-leader). Institut du Cerveau et de la Moelle Epiniere (ICM). Paris. Education/training -HDR: 2015 (Univ. Paris VI) -post-doc (s): 2005-2010. Lab. Neuropsychology, NIH, USA (Supervisor: B. Richmond) -PhD: 2004 (Neurosciences, Univ. Paris VI, Supervisor: S. Sara) Scientific committees/societies: 2016- Present: GDR Biosimia (CNRS). Member of “Comite de pilotage” 2016- Present: Member of the ICM animal Welfare committee 2015- Present: [...]

Mazahir T. Hasan, Spain

Email: mazahir.t.hasan@gmail.com Website: www.achucarro.org/en/research/group/laboratory-of-memory-circuits Research Focus Memory circuits: Developing and using novel genetic tools to map and manipulate brain circuits in learning and memory processes. Principle Investigator • Ikerbasque Research Professor (2016-) Achucarro Basque Center for Neuroscience, Bilbao, Spain “Tripartite synapse and extracellular matrix in learning and memory processes” • Group Leader (2012-2016) NeuroCure Cluster of Excellence, Charité-Universitätsmedizin, Berlin, Germany “Identifying, validating, and connectivity mapping a ‘minimal’ memory circuit” • [...]

Jan Manuel Rodriguez Parkitna, Poland

Jan.Rodriguez@if-pan.krakow.pl, tel.: +4812 6623328 CURRENT POSITION: Head of the Laboratory of Transgenic Models at the Department of Molecular Neuropharmacology of the Institute of Pharmacology of the Polish Academy of Sciences Smętna 12, 31-343, Krakow, Poland EDUCATION: 1996 Graduated from the Wroclaw University of Technology 2001 PhD from the Wroclaw University of Technology,“Cloning and characterization of the juvenile hormonebinding protein from G. mellonella” (with Prof. Marian Kochman). RESEARCH EXPERIENCE: 2002Post-doc at the [...]

Francesca Sargolini, France

Date and place of birth: Rome, 04/01/1974 Nationality: Italian Research interests: I am interested in the neural mechanisms underlying spatial navigation in rodents, in particular how different cell populations within the entorhinal cortex – hippocampal circuits (such as grid cells and place cells) interact to implement different spatial navigation strategies. Current position: Assistant Professor at Aix-Marseille University in the Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience (France) ACADEMIC RECORD 10 December 2002: PhD [...]

Ales Stuchlik, Czech Republic

Professor RNDr. Ales Stuchlik, PhD. Department of Neurophysiology of Memory, Dept. head Institute of Physiology, Czech Academy of Sciences, Videnska 1083, 142 20 Prague 4, Czech Republic tel.: +420 241 062 538 fax: +420 241 062 488 E-mail: Ales.Stuchlik@fgu.cas.cz, http://memory.biomed.cas.cz ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-5394-6305 Born: April 18, 1974 Marital status: Married (Barbara Wheeler Stuchlikova) Degrees BSc Faculty of Sciences, Charles University, Prague, June 20, 1995, Neurobiology MSc. Faculty of Sciences, Charles University, [...]

Mark Walton, U.K.

I would be delighted to be considered for election as an Ordinary Member to the Committee of EBBS. I am a Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow at the University of Oxford and head a lab that investigates the neurobiology underpinning reward-guided learning and decision-making. My group specialises in using advanced electrochemical techniques such as fast-scan cyclic voltammetry in rodents to measure real-time dopamine release during behaviour. We were one of [...]

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