ALLEA: Science leader
30.04.2012 - The All European Academies (ALLEA) elected Prof Dr Günter Stock as its new head in mid-April. The physiologist Günter Stock, who was a former member of the Executive Board of Berlin-based Schering AG (today Bayer Healthcare) headed the Union of the German Academies of Sciences prior to its five-year term at the ALLEA.
The ALLEA network of 53 European Academies of Sciences represents about 10,000 scientists across the European Union. New vice-president is the theologian Ed Noort, professor emeritus from Groningen University and formerly foreign secretary of The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences KNAW.