Scientific Council

The Scientific Council advises the President of the Institut Pasteur and, if required, the Board of Directors on all issues relating to scientific policy and assessment, organization, and research and teaching programs. It is consulted in the case of research and education department creation, closure and merging.

The Scientific Council meets at least twice per six-monthly period.


Pasteurian Members

Elected Members


Andrés Alcover

Head of the Lymphocyte Cell Biology Unit

Aziz El Amraoui

Head of Laboratory in the Genetics & Physiology of Hearing Unit

Jean-Marc Ghigo (Secretary)

Head of the Genetics of Biofilm Unit

Michaela Müller-Trutwin (Vice-chair)

Head of the HIV, Inflammation and Persistence Unit

Appointed Members


Carmen Buchrieser (Chair)

Head of the Biology of Intracellular Bacteria Unit

Philippe Bastin

Head of the Trypanosome Cell Biology Unit

James Di Santo Head of the Innate Immunity Unit
Carla Saleh Head of the Viruses and RNA Interference Unit

External Members

Appointed Members Occupation
Amos Bairoch Prof. Department of Human Protein Science, Computer and Laboratory Investigation of Proteins of Human Origin (CALIPHO), University of Geneva Medical School, Switzerland
Arturo Casadevall Prof. Microbiology and Immunology Department, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA
Gillian M. Griffiths Prof. Immunology and Cell Biology, Department of Medicine, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, Univ. of Cambridge, UK
Angela Gronenborn Prof. Department of Structural Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
Eva Harris Prof. Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology Director, Center for Global Public Health, UC Berkeley School of Public Health, USA
Nicholas Hastie Prof. MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine at the University of Edinburgh, UK
Julian Parkhill Prof. Genomics of Bacterial Pathogens, Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK
Claudio D. Stern Prof. Department of Cell & Developmental Biology, University College of London, UK


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