Scientific Advisory Board.

The Scientific Advisory Board is an independent body which advises the Institute's Senior Management team and Trustee Directors on the strategic relevance, balance and quality of the research programme at the Institute. EI’s Trustee Board is responsible for the appointment of the members following consultation with the Patrons.

Past membership (2009 - 2016):

  • Prof John Sulston - University of Manchester
  • Prof Ernst Wit - Groningen, NL
  • Prof Mervyn Bibb - John Innes Centre
  • Dr Tina Barsby - NIAB
  • Dr Tony Smith - BioLauncher
  • Dr Ruth McNally -Lancaster University
  • Prof Enrico Coen - John Innes Centre
  • Dr Jon Heal - Prosarix Ltd
  • Lord Calum Graham - Fleming Verity LLP
  • Dr Hermann Hauser - Amadeus Capital partners
  • Prof Mark Blaxter
  • Dr Joe Tohme
  • Prof Keith Edwards - University of Bristol
  • Prof Martien Groenen - Netherlands Bioinformatics Centre