Expert Panels and Evaluation

Expert Panel members are appointed by the Science Committee of the Icelandic Science and Technology Policy Council. Up to seven individuals with qualifications at associate professor level or higher, who have extensive experience of research, are appointed to each Expert Panel. At least two members of each Expert Panel shall be predominantly active professionally outside of Iceland.

Physical sciences and mathematics
Egill Skúlason, chair
University of Iceland
Biplap Sanyal
Uppsala University
Evamarie Hey-Hawkins
University of Leipzig
Gestur Olafsson
Louisiana State University
Peter Bøggild
DTU
Sally Anne Gibson
University of Cambridge
Vala Hjörleifsdóttir
Orkuveita Reykjavíkur
Engineering and technical sciences
Kristinn Andersen, chair
University of Iceland
Allan Borodin
University of Toronto
Catherine Pelachaud
The French National Centre for Scientific Research
Gabriella Tranell
NTNU
Paolo Gargiulo
Reykjavik University
Rögnvaldur Jóhann Sæmundsson
University of Iceland
Yuliya Kalmykova
Chalmers
Natural and environmental sciences
Pawel Wasowicz, chair
Náttúrufræðistofnun
Erica Leder
University of Turku
Gunilla Rosenqvist
NTNU, Norway
Håkan Wallander
Lund University
Lotta Berg
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Mathias Middelboe
University of Copenhagen
Stephen J. Hawkins
University of Southampton
Biomedical sciences
Bogi Andersen, chair
University of California, Irvine
Albert Vernon Smith
University of Michigan
Anders Woetman Andersen
University of Copenhagen
Bryndis Birnir
Uppsala University
Elizabeth Patton
University of Edinburgh
Jóhann Guðjónsson
University of Michigan
Suparna Sanyal
Uppsala University
Clinical sciences and public health

Christine L Purdon, chair 

University of Waterloo
Helena Leino-Kilpi
University of Turku
Morten Andersen
University of Copenhagen
Nancy Pedersen
Karolinska Institutet
Pauli Puolakkainen
University of Helsinki
Þórhallur Ingi Halldórsson
Háskóla Íslands


Social sciences and educational sciences
Karen-Sue Taussig, chair
University of Minnesota
Anna Ingeborg Pétursdóttir
Texas Christian University
Helga Hallgrímsdóttir
University of Victoria
Helgi Tómasson
University of Iceland
Marja-Kristiina Lerkkanen
University of Jyväskylä


Ulf Nielsson
Copenhagen Business School
Humanities and arts
Auður Magnúsdóttir, chair
University of Gothenburg
Donata Schoeller
University of Koblenz
Eiríkur Rögnvaldsson
University of Iceland
Hilary M Carey
University of Bristol
Marcos Martinón-Torres
University of Cambridge
Paul Tenngart
Lunds Universitet
Rebecca Hilton
Stockholm University of the Arts







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