Scientific Advisory Council


Nicholas B. Dirks (Chair)
President and Chief Executive Officer
New York Academy of Sciences

Jim McDonald
President, The Royal Academy of Engineering
Principal & Vice-Chancellor
University of Strathclyde

Alice P. Gast
Former President
Emeritus Professor of Chemical Engineering
Imperial College London

Lesley Anne Glover
Special Advisor to the Principal
University of Strathclyde

Jackie Hunter
Director, BenevolentAI
Chief Executive Officer, BenevolentBio

John O’Keefe
Winner, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (2014)
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
University College London

Venki Ramakrishnan
Winner, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2009)
Past President, The Royal Society
Group Leader, Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology
University of Cambridge

Carol Robinson
Dr. Lee's Professor of Chemistry
University of Oxford

Ellis Rubinstein
President Emeritus
New York Academy of Sciences

Magdalena Skipper
Editor in Chief, Nature
Chief Editorial Advisor, Nature Research

Lesley Yellowlees
Professor of Inorganic Electrochemistry
University of Edinburgh