The senior management provides executive leadership to the Institut Pasteur. It makes the decisions required to provide overall policy direction within the Institut Pasteur in line with its assigned responsibilities. It is charged with developing a forward-looking strategic vision for the Institut Pasteur's scientific activities.
The President of the Institut Pasteur is a scientist appointed for a four-year term. The term can be renewed once, upon age limit condition. The President reports to the Board of Directors and ensures the smooth running of the Institut Pasteur’s business.
The President appoints all staff other than staff appointed by the Board of Directors and manages the expenditures of the Institut.
The President is the Institut Pasteur's legal representative.
The President of the Institut Pasteur is assisted by a Vice-President responsible for administrative and financial matters and by the other members of the senior management team.
Institut Pasteur senior management team
Pr. Stewart Cole
Senior Executive Vice-President Administration and Finance
Senior Vice-President responsable for Scientific Affairs
Research Applications and Industrial Relations Department
Department of Communications and Fundraising
Technical Resources and Environment Department
Financial Affairs Department
Medical Research Department
International Affairs Department
Human Resources Department
Technology and Scientific Programs Department
Michael Nilges (interim)
Scientific Secretariat General
Nathalie de Parseval
Information Systems Department
Department of Education
Scientific Careers and Assessment Department
Internal Audit and Control Department
Delegate for Safety and Security