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EGU Election Autumn 2019

The EGU Election Autumn 2019 for the next Union President, General Secretary and Division Presidents was closed on 30 November 2019. We would like to thank each of the candidates for their initiative in standing for the election. We also sincerely thank all those EGU members who used their voting right. Active participation in elections ensures continuation of the well-established bottom-up structure of our Union!

In total, 1414 EGU members voted in this election. Please see the results below.

EGU President 2021–2023

Helen M. Glaves
Helen M. Glaves
Elected

552 votes  (39.0%)

Denis-Didier Rousseau
Denis-Didier Rousseau

465 votes  (32.9%)

Oksana Tarasova
Oksana Tarasova

365 votes  (25.8%)

Helen M. Glaves was elected to serve as EGU President for the term 2021–2023. Helen M. Glaves will be inaugurated during the EGU plenary meeting on 4 May 2020 in Vienna, Austria, serving first as the EGU Vice-President (President-Elect) for one year. The elected candidate will then serve as EGU President for two years (2021–2023) and finally as Vice-President (Past-President) for the fourth year. Note that the terms start and end at the Plenary which is held during the General Assembly.

EGU General Secretary 2020–2022

Giuliana Panieri
Giuliana Panieri
Elected

1009 votes  (71.4%)

Håkan Svedhem
Håkan Svedhem

373 votes  (26.4%)

Giuliana Panieri was elected as the EGU General Secretary for the term 2020–2022. Giuliana Panieri will be inaugurated during the EGU plenary meeting on 4 May 2020 in Vienna, Austria.

EGU Division Presidents 2021–2023

All elected candidates will serve as Division Presidents for the term 2021–2023. First-time elected Division Presidents (i.e., candidates who are not serving as Division Presidents at the time of the election) will be inaugurated during the EGU plenary meeting on 4 May 2020 in Vienna, Austria, and serve for one year as Deputy Presidents after their inauguration. They will then serve for a two-year term starting from the 2021 EGU plenary meeting and may stand for re-election for a further two years.


AS Atmospheric Sciences

Athanasios Nenes
Athanasios Nenes
Elected

294 votes  (96.1%)


BG Biogeosciences

Lisa Wingate
Lisa Wingate
Elected

275 votes  (86.5%)

Valentin Sapunov
Valentin Sapunov

37 votes  (11.6%)


CL Climate: Past, Present & Future

Irka Hajdas
Irka Hajdas
Elected

211 votes  (96.3%)


CR Cryospheric Sciences

Carleen Tijm-Reijmer
Carleen Tijm-Reijmer
Elected

108 votes  (98.2%)


ESSI Earth and Space Science Informatics

Jens Klump
Jens Klump
Elected

112 votes  (65.9%)

Dirk Fleischer
Dirk Fleischer

58 votes  (34.1%)


EMRP Earth Magnetism & Rock Physics

Fabio Florindo
Fabio Florindo
Elected

107 votes  (53.0%)

Sergio Vinciguerra
Sergio Vinciguerra

95 votes  (47.0%)


ERE Energy, Resources and the Environment

Viktor Bruckman
Viktor Bruckman
Elected

55 votes  (96.5%)


GMPV Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Petrology & Volcanology

Marian Holness
Marian Holness
Elected

97 votes  (95.1%)


G Geodesy

Annette Eicker
Annette Eicker
Elected

90 votes  (97.8%)


GD Geodynamics

Jeroen van Hunen
Jeroen van Hunen
Elected

122 votes  (99.2%)


GM Geomorphology

Daniel Parsons
Daniel Parsons
Elected

108 votes  (100.0%)


GI Geosciences Instrumentation and Data Systems

Lara Pajewski
Lara Pajewski
Elected

54 votes  (100.0%)


HS Hydrological Sciences

Maria-Helena Ramos
Maria-Helena Ramos
Elected

240 votes  (96.0%)


NH Natural Hazards

Ira Didenkulova
Ira Didenkulova
Elected

139 votes  (99.3%)


NP Nonlinear Processes in Geosciences

François Schmitt
François Schmitt
Elected

59 votes  (98.3%)


OS Ocean Sciences

Johan van der Molen
Johan van der Molen
Elected

82 votes  (98.8%)


PS Planetary and Solar System Sciences

Stephen Mojzsis
Stephen Mojzsis
Elected

79 votes  (100.0%)


SM Seismology

Philippe Jousset
Philippe Jousset
Elected

97 votes  (100.0%)


SSS Soil System Sciences

Claudio Zaccone
Claudio Zaccone
Elected

101 votes  (98.1%)


ST Solar-Terrestrial Sciences

Olga Malandraki
Olga Malandraki
Elected

91 votes  (98.9%)


SSP Stratigraphy, Sedimentology and Palaeontology

Marc De Batist
Marc De Batist
Elected

62 votes  (96.9%)


TS Tectonics and Structural Geology

Paola Vannucchi
Paola Vannucchi
Elected

163 votes  (49.8%)

Magdalena Scheck-Wenderoth
Magdalena Scheck-Wenderoth

162 votes  (49.5%)