Jury of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Award
Each year, an international highly respected scientific jury selects the five Laureates of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Award from hundreds of nominees, recognizing their distinguished achievements on a global scale.
Ana Belén ELGOYHENArgentinaInvestigator at the Institute for Research on Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology, National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), Buenos Aires, L’Oréal-UNESCO Laureate 2008.
Neurosciences, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Genetic Engineering, Cell and Molecular Biology, Electronics, Quantum Mechanics , Optics, Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, High Energy/Particle Physics and Nuclear Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology, Photonics, Biophysics, Biophotonics, Materials Chemical Physics, Engineering Physics, Geophysics, Medical Physics, Mathematical Physics Agrophysics, Neurophysics Plasma Physics, Laser Physics Relativity, Medical and Biomedical Engineering, Computer and Communication engineering, Electrical Engineering , Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Information Sciences, Material Engineering.
Anne DEJEAN-ASSEMATFranceProfessor at the Institut Pasteur, INSERM Research Director, Insitut Pasteur, Paris, FRANCE. Member of the French Academy of Science. L’Oréal-UNESCO Laureate 2010.
Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Cancerology, Pharmacology, Bacteriology, Medicinal plants.
Appolinaire DJIKENGUnited KingdomDirector, Center for Tropical Livestock Genetics and Health (CTLGH) Chair, Tropical Agriculture & Sustainable Development, The Roslin Institute & Royal School of Veterinary Studies, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, The University of Edinburgh.
Biotechnology, Environmental science, Biological and Ecological Science, Biodiversity Conservation, Sustainable use of Natural Resources, Bioprospecting Natural Products with Biological activity, Phytochemistry and Bioactives Compounds, Flora and Medicinal uses.
Philip HIETERCanadaProfessor of Medical Genetics, Michael Smith Laboratories, University of British Columbia.
Brigitte Lina KIEFFERCanadaINSERM Research Director in Strasbourg, France and member of the French Academy of Science. L’Oréal-UNESCO Laureate 2014.
Neurobiology, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, Biostatistics, Neural Networks.
Kanyawim KIRTIKARAThailandOffice of the President, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi.
Plant Genetics, Microbiology, Genetic Engineering, Biotechnology, Biology, Environmental Science, Medical Science.
Jacques LECLAIREFranceFormer Scientific Director at L’Oréal Research & Innovation.
Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Plant Biotechnology and Physiology, Phytochemistry, General Microbiology, Plant Pathology.
Khaled MACHACAQatarProfessor of Physiology and Biophysics, Associate Dean for Research, Weill Cornell Medical College Doha.
Physiology, Cell Signaling, Quantitative and Integrative Systems Biology, Cell Biology.
Raymond N. DUBOISUnited StatesProfessor of Biochemistry, Professor of Medicine ; Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Executive Director of the Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University.
Inflammation, Immunology, Cancer.
Genetics / Gene Identification for Human Genetic diseases, DNA-based diagnosis and Molecular Mechanisms of Diseases.
Peggy OTI-BOATENGFranceDirector, Division of Science Policy and Capacity-Building, Natural Sciences Sector, UNESCO.
Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry, Homogeneous Catalysis, Materials Chemistry.
Augusto ROJAS MARTÍNEZMexicoProfessor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine and Center for Research and Development in Health Sciences, Autonomous University of Nuevo León.
Medicine, Genetics, Cell and Structural Biology, Cancer, Gene Therapy, Adenovirus, Astrophysics, Astronomy, Space Science, Physics, Planetary Science, Geology, Cosmology, Particle Physics.
Boshra SALEMEgyptProfessor, Department of Environmental Sciences, Alexandria University, Adviser to the president of Pharos University in Alexandria for projects and International Relations.
Environmental Sciences, Physical Chemistry.