Executive Committee

Mistra EviEM is governed by an Executive Committee comprising environmental scientists, expert reviewers and central Swedish stakeholders in environmental affairs.

EviEMs Executive Committee. From left: Kjell Asplund, Lisa Sennerby-Forsse (chair), Henrik Smith, Eva Thörnelöf, Jerry Melillo, Katherine Richardson and Andrew Pullin.

EviEMs Executive Committee. From left: Kjell Asplund, Lisa Sennerby-Forsse (chair), Henrik Smith, Eva Thörnelöf, Jerry Melillo, Katherine Richardson and Andrew Pullin.

The Committee’s members are appointed by the Board of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, in consultation with Mistra (the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research), for three-year terms that may be extended once. The Executive Committee bears overall responsibility for EviEM’s work and determines which subjects are reviewed.Members of the Executive Committee:

  • Lisa Sennerby Forsse (chairperson), former Vice Chancellor, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala, Sweden
  • Kjell Asplund, Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU), Stockholm, Sweden
  • Jerry M. Melillo, Ecosystems Center, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA, USA
  • Andrew Pullin, Centre for Evidence-Based Conservation, Bangor University, Gwynedd, UK
  • Katherine Richardson, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Henrik Smith, Biodiversity and Conservation Science, Lund University, Sweden
  • Eva Thörnelöf, Swedish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA), Sweden

Also permanently invited to attend the Executive Committee meetings: