The Council is the governing body of the Institute. The Council is composed of one permanent representative from each NMO. The Council meets twice a year, in June and November. The Charter, the Council delegation of authority, and Council resolutions, document the role of Council, as well as its processes and decisions.
The Council appoints the Institute’s Director General (DG), Deputy Director General for Science (DDGS) and the Chief Operations Officer (COO). The following Council Committees carry out the Council work:
More details on the roles and the responsibilities of the IIASA Council can be found in the IIASA Charter, which was signed by all founding member countries in 1972 and subsequently by each new member country.
Last edited: 18 June 2021
IIASA Governing Council Secretary Council Department
IIASA Governing Council Secretary Directorate - DG Department
IIASA Director General: Dr. Albert van Jaarsveld
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria
Phone: (+43 2236) 807 0 Fax:(+43 2236) 71 313