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EGU Election Autumn 2021

The EGU Election Autumn 2021 for the next Union President, General Secretary and Division Presidents was closed on 30 November 2021. 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, 1614 EGU members voted in this election. Please see the results below.

EGU President 2023–2025

Irina M. Artemieva

Irina M. Artemieva

Elected

716 votes  (44.4%)

Athanasios Nenes

Athanasios Nenes

476 votes  (29.5%)

Denis-Didier Rousseau

Denis-Didier Rousseau

369 votes  (22.9%)

Irina M. Artemieva was elected to serve as EGU President for the term 2023–2025. Irina M. Artemieva will be inaugurated during the EGU plenary meeting on 4 April 2022 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 (2023–2025) 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 2022–2024

Jane K. Hart

Jane K. Hart

Elected

955 votes  (59.2%)

Marian Holness

Marian Holness

579 votes  (35.9%)

Jane K. Hart was elected as the EGU General Secretary for the term 2022–2024. Jane K. Hart will be inaugurated during the EGU plenary meeting on 4 April 2022 in Vienna, Austria.

EGU Division Presidents 2023–2025

All elected candidates will serve as Division Presidents for the term 2023–2025. 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 April 2022 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 2023 EGU plenary meeting and may stand for re-election for a further two years.


AS Atmospheric Sciences

Philip Stier

Philip Stier

Elected

216 votes  (56.4%)

Christian George

Christian George

153 votes  (39.9%)


BG Biogeosciences

Lisa Wingate

Lisa Wingate

Elected

262 votes  (77.7%)

Adriano Sofo

Adriano Sofo

69 votes  (20.5%)


CL Climate: Past, Present & Future

Kerstin Treydte

Kerstin Treydte

Elected

259 votes  (98.1%)


CR Cryospheric Sciences

Carleen Tijm-Reijmer

Carleen Tijm-Reijmer

Elected

142 votes  (97.9%)


ESSI Earth and Space Science Informatics

Jens Klump

Jens Klump

Elected

80 votes  (98.8%)


EMRP Earth Magnetism & Rock Physics

Sergio Vinciguerra

Sergio Vinciguerra

Elected

80 votes  (98.8%)


ERE Energy, Resources and the Environment

Viktor Bruckman

Viktor Bruckman

Elected

53 votes  (98.1%)


GMPV Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Petrology & Volcanology

Holly J. Stein

Holly J. Stein

Elected

108 votes  (52.4%)

Andrea Di Muro

Andrea Di Muro

54 votes  (26.2%)

Fidel Costa

Fidel Costa

41 votes  (19.9%)


G Geodesy

Annette Eicker

Annette Eicker

Elected

110 votes  (99.1%)


GD Geodynamics

Jeroen van Hunen

Jeroen van Hunen

Elected

118 votes  (98.3%)


GM Geomorphology

Kristen Cook

Kristen Cook

Elected

131 votes  (94.9%)


GI Geosciences Instrumentation and Data Systems

Pietro Tizzani

Pietro Tizzani

Elected

52 votes  (39.4%)

Bernard Foing

Bernard Foing

48 votes  (36.4%)

Roberto Pierdicca

Roberto Pierdicca

30 votes  (22.7%)


HS Hydrological Sciences

Alberto Viglione

Alberto Viglione

Elected

228 votes  (55.7%)

Georgia Destouni

Georgia Destouni

177 votes  (43.3%)


NH Natural Hazards

Heidi Kreibich

Heidi Kreibich

Elected

239 votes  (55.6%)

Paolo Tarolli

Paolo Tarolli

191 votes  (44.4%)


NP Nonlinear Processes in Geosciences

François Schmitt

François Schmitt

Elected

75 votes  (97.4%)


OS Ocean Sciences

Johan van der Molen

Johan van der Molen

Elected

97 votes  (98.0%)


PS Planetary and Solar System Sciences

Anezina Solomonidou

Anezina Solomonidou

Elected

107 votes  (66.9%)

Stephen Mojzsis

Stephen Mojzsis

52 votes  (32.5%)


SM Seismology

Alice-Agnes Gabriel

Alice-Agnes Gabriel

Elected

103 votes  (97.2%)


SSS Soil System Sciences

Heike Knicker

Heike Knicker

Elected

99 votes  (95.2%)


ST Solar-Terrestrial Sciences

Emilia Kilpua

Emilia Kilpua

Elected

71 votes  (47.0%)

Alessandro Retinò

Alessandro Retinò

43 votes  (28.5%)

Alexis Rouillard

Alexis Rouillard

37 votes  (24.5%)


SSP Stratigraphy, Sedimentology and Palaeontology

Cinzia Bottini

Cinzia Bottini

Elected

67 votes  (98.5%)


TS Tectonics and Structural Geology

Paola Vannucchi

Paola Vannucchi

Elected

129 votes  (99.2%)