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Stephan Kuster is the new Secretary General of Science Europe
Stephan Kuster (on the right of the picture) is the new Secretary General of Science Europe. The Governing Board of the association appointed him on 6 February, following a competitive recruitment process, for a term of six years. The Secretary General leads the Science Europe Office in Brussels, implements the strategy and provides policy and strategy input to the Governing Board and the Member Organisations. In this role, Stephan Kuster will be the association’s main spokesperson.
Dr Marc Schiltz (on the left of the picture), President of Science Europe, said of the new Secretary General: “Stephan is very well networked, both with stakeholders in Brussels and with Science Europe Member Organisations. They overwhelmingly appreciate his deep knowledge of research policy, his drive for excellence, and his ability to manage and lead a team to success. We are confident that he is the right person to guide the Office in the coming years.”