New Academy Board and Research Councils have started their work
The Academy of Finland’s new Board and new Research Councils have started their work. The Board is responsible for steering and supervising the Academy’s operations and the four Research Councils for carrying out Academy tasks within their respective fields of expertise. The Board and the Research Councils were appointed for the term 2013–2015. The Board consists of the President of the Academy of Finland, the Chairs of the Academy’s Research Councils and three members appointed by the Government. The members shall have broad experience of research as well as expertise in science policy.