Group Leader Committee


The Group Leader Committee (GLC) assists in defining and implementing VIB's institutional scientific strategy. The major aim is to ensure that VIB is an optimal place in which to be a group leader and to perform cutting-edge science at an internationally competitive level. Every two years a new GLC is elected.  

Presenting the new members of the Group Leader Committee for 2017 until 2019, with Chair Rose Goodchild (VIB-KU Leuven Center for Brain & Disease Research):

  • Claude Libert (VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research)
  • Bert De Rybel (VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology)
  • Gabriele Bergers (VIB-KU Leuven Center for Cancer Biology)
  • Jeroen Raes (VIB-KU Leuven Center for Microbiology)
  • Rouslan Efremov (VIB-VUB Center for Structural Biology)
  • Stuart Maudsley (VIB-UAntwerp Center for Molecular Neurology)
  • Sven Eyckerman (VIB-UGent Center for Medical Biotechnology)
  • Alexander Botzki (VIB Bioinformatics Core)
  • Alan Urban (NERF, VIB-imec-KU Leuven)