Prof. Dr. Helga Nowotny, Ph.D.

Helga Nowotny is former President of the ERC, the European Research Council, (2010-2013). She is Professor emerita of Social Studies of Science, ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology).

Prof. Nowotny at the UCSIA workshop - Science Shaping the World of Tomorrow - Antwerp, March 2015

New Book to be published in October 2015, Polity Press


Chair of the ERA Council Forum Austria

since January 2014

Member of the Council for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings

since 2014

Member of the Strategic Research Advisory Board of the Austrian Institute of Technology

since 2013

Member of the Steering Board of Falling Walls

since 2011

Member of the Conseil scientifique de Institut d’Études Avancées de Paris

since 2014

Member of the Conseil d’administration Institut d'Etudes Avancées de Nantes

since 2006

Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft

since 2014

Member of the University Council of the Ludwig Maximilians University Munich

since 2011

Member of the Board of Reviewing Editors of Science Magazine