Edith Heard designated as the next Director General for the EMBL

Edith HEARD

We are extremely happy that Edith Heard has been proposed as the next Director General for the EMBL. Professor Heard holds the Chair of Epigenetics and Cellular Memory at the Collège de France since 2012, and is an active and much appreciated member of our institution. It is an honour that one of our Professors should be offered to lead such a prestigious European organisation as the EMBL.

Her mandate is scheduled to begin 1 January 2019.