We are pleased to announce the new PSA Executive Board, which was elected by the PSA Council in June 2016 and will serve until the 24th Pacific Science Congress in 2020:

Prof. Yonglong Lu
Professor and Co-Director
Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences (RCEES)
Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
Beijing, China-Beijing
Prof. Lu’s Website

Prof. Sang-Dai Park
School of Biological Sciences
Seoul National University (SNU)
Seoul, Korea

Dr. Kevin Johnson
Research Professor
Department of Geology and Geophysics
School of Ocean and Earth Sciences and Technology (SOEST)
University of Hawaii, Manoa
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Dr. Makoto Tsuchiya
Professor Emeritus
University of the Ryukyus
Okinawa, Japan

Dr. Nancy D. Lewis
Director, Research Program
The East-West Center
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Dr. Eric Clua
Professor of Marine Biology
Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes
Moorea, French Polynesia

Dr. Shu-Min Huang
Research Fellow
Institute of Ethnology
Academia Sinica
Taipei, China-Taipei
Prof. Huang’s Website

Dr. Isao Nakajima, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor [and]
Vice Rapporteur for eHealth, ITU-D, SG-2
Tokai University School of Medicine
Isehara, Japan

Academician Valentin Sergienko
Russian Academy of Sciences – Far Eastern Branch
Vladivostok, Russia

Implementing Body of the PSA.

The Executive Board sets policy, defines strategic plans, and is responsible for overseeing the activities of the organization.

President: Dr. Nancy D. Lewis
Vice President: Prof. Chang-Hung Chou
Secretary-General & Treasurer: Dr. Makoto Tsuchiya
Past-President: Dr. Congbin Fu
Ordinary Members:
Dr. Marie-Lise Chanin
Dr. Soottiporn Chittmittrapap
Academician Valentin Sergienko
Dr. Jito Vanualailai
Ex-Officio Members:
Dr. Chi-Huey Wong, Chairman of 23rd Pacific Science Congress (China-Taipei, 2016)
Dr. John Bythell, Chair of the 12th Pacific Science Inter-Congress (Fiji, 2013)

President: Prof. Congbin Fu
Vice President: Dr. Nancy D. Lewis
Secretary-General: Dr. Makoto Tsuchiya
Treasurer: Professor Dr. Azizan Abu Samah
Past-President: Prof. Kiyoshi Kurokawa
Ordinary Members:
Prof. Chang-Hung Chou
Professor Datuk Dr. Mazlan Othman FASc
Academician Valentin Sergienko
Dr. Milika Sobey
Ex-Officio Members:
Dr. Pierre Mery, Chair of 11th Pacific Science Inter-Congress in Tahiti, 2009
Dêlêgation rêgionale à la recherche et à la technologie en Polynesie Française
Datuk Ir (Dr) Hj Ahmad Zaidee Laidin F.A.Sc., Chair of 22nd Pacific Science Congress in 2011
Vice President, Academy of Sciences, Malaysia

The Board formally meets on an annual basis. All positions are nominated by the PSA Adhering Organizations and elected by the Pacific Science Council. In addition, the Secretary-General of upcoming Pacific Science Congresses and Inter-Congresses are Board Members ex officio.