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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 5 May 2020, 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 5 May 2020.

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 5 May 2020, 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%)