Governance

EXECUTIVE COMMITTE  MANAGEMENT BOARD  COMITE DES TUTELLES

INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC COUNCIL            STAKEHOLDERS COMMITTEE 

The Director of OT-Med is Joël Guiot (CEREGE), Distinguished Research Fellow (directeur de recherche de classe exceptionnelle) of CNRS (French National Center for Scientific Research).

EXECUTIVE COMMITTE

The executive committee (the director and three co-directors) is in charge of the execution of the decision of the OT-Med Manadement Board: 
Joël Guiot (CEREGE), Wolfgang Cramer (IMBE), Bruno Hamelin (CEREGE), Alan Kirman (GREQAM), France Van Wambeke (MIO)

          


MANAGEMENT BOARD

The core of the organisation is the management board (MB), which consists of representatives of the laboratories, the coordinators of the work packages (two by WP) and of three transversal sectors: international networking, training and socio-economical word. The MB acts as a supervising structure for evaluate scientific results and the selection of projects according to the call for projects.

WORKPACKAGE (WP) LEADERS

WP1. Understanding and evaluating Mediterranean climatic changes and natural hazards
  Lucilla Benedetti (CEREGE)              France Van Wambeke (MIO)

WP2. Impact of climate and anthropogenic changes on Mediterranean ecosystems and services they provide
  Wolfgang Cramer (IMBE)                  Alexander Ereskovsky (IMBE)

WP3. Human-environmental interaction: perception, adaptation and mitigation
  Sylvie Thoron (GREQAM)                Olivier Chanel (GREQAM)

TWP1. The observation systems and databases
  Hubert Mazurek (LPED)                    Thomas Curt (IRSTEA)

TWP2. Toward an integrated modelling of the Mediterranean systems
  Alberte Bondeau (IMBE)                    Melika Baklouti (MIO)

SECTORS LEADERS

Training Sector
  Franck Torre (IMBE)                      

Transfer Sector
  Isabelle Laffont-Schwob (IMBE)      Sophie Pekar (OT-Med)

Sector International
  Edouard Bard (CEREGE)                 Alan Kirman (GREQAM)    Pierre Deschamps (IRD)

DIRECTORS OF OT-Med MEMBER LABORATORIES
Nicolas Thouveny (CEREGE), Pierre Batteau (ECCOREV), Nicolas Gravel (GREQAM), Richard Sempere (MIO), Thierry Tatoni (IMBE), Sandrine Maljean-Dubois (CERIC), Alexandra Schleyer-Lindenmann (ESPACE), Marc Tchamitchian (ECODEV), Bruno Hamelin (PYTHEAS), Hubert Mazurek (LPED), Eric Martin (IRSTEA), Eric Rigolot (INRA URFM).


COMITE DES TUTELLES

The "Comité des Tutelles" include representatives of the university and research institutes of the members: Aix-Marseille University, CNRS-INSU, CNRS-INEE, INRA-PACA, IRD, IRSTEA, University of Sud-Toulon Var, University of Avignon and Vaucluse, EHESS, Collège de France.

OT-Med is one of the components of the A*MIDEX project (Aix-Marseille University), which encompasses the main research and education partners of the OT-Med site, and has been identified as one of the main projects of the “Environment, planet and Universe” priority theme of A*MIDEX.


INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC COUNCIL

The scientific council consists of internationally recognised scientific individuals across all areas of the environmental sciences.

Geoffrey Heal

Public Policy & Business responsability, Columbia University

economics

 

Louis Legendre

LOV, Villefranche

oceanography, biogeochemistry

 

Nathalie de Noblet

LSCE, CEA Saclay

climate, land surface modelling

 

Peter de Menocal

Lamont, Columbia University

climate, paleoceanography

 

Peter Verburg

Amsterdam Global Change Inst.

land use change

 

Philippe Le Prestre

Univ Laval, Québec

Public policies in environment

 

Hamed Ben Dhia

Eau-Energie-Environnement, University of Sfax, Tunisia

hydrogeology, water resources

 

Sander van der Leeuw

Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona

archaeology, emerging technologies

 

Daniela Pantosti

Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Roma

seismic risk

 

Georgina Mace

Imperial College, London

Population biology, biodiversity

 

Ricardo Trigo

Centro de Geofısica, University of Lisboa, Portugal

climatology, hydrology

 

Montserrat Vilà

Estación Biológica de Doñana, Sevilla, Spain

conservation biology, plant ecology


STAKEHOLDERS COMMITTEE

The Stakeholder Committee include representatives of the socio-economical world, local governments: 
Jean-Charles Lardic (Ville de Marseille), Patrick Crézé (AVITEM), Hugues Ravenel (Plan Bleu), Marie Lootvoet (AIR-Climat), Franck Quenalt (région PACA), Stephane Simonet (ACTERA), Lounis Mebarek (Pôle Eau, Ea éco- entreprises), Guy Herrouin (Pôle Mer) and Guillaume Riou (Pôle Risques).