Board of Directors

A Board of Directors is composed of the officers, the regional representatives, and representatives from each liquid crystal society which is an affiliate society member. The officers of the ILCS are President, Past-President, Vice-President, Secretary, Membership Secretary and Treasurer. The President of the International Liquid Crystal Society serves as chairman of the Board. The term of office for each officer is four years. Each office has specific duties and is responsible for setting policy and strategy in their areas.
List of the previous officers are listed here.

Executive Committee

Hiroshi Yokoyama
President
Kent State University, USA
hyokoyam(at)kent.edu
Maria Helena Godinho
Vice-President
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
mhg(at)fct.unl.pt
Claudio Zannoni
Past President
Universita' di Bologna, Italy
claudio.zannoni(at)unibo.it
Ingo Dierking
Secretary
University of Manchester, UK
ingo.dierking(at)manchester.ac.uk
Huang-Ming Chen
Membership Secretary
National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
pchen(at)mail.nctu.edu.tw
Jonathan Selinger
Treasurer
Kent State University, USA
jselinge(at)kent.edu

Ex-Officio Members

Ingo Dierking
Editor, Liquid Crystals Today
University of Manchester, UK
ingo.dierking(at)manchester.ac.uk
Sin-Doo Lee
Chair of the Honors and Awards Committee
Seoul National University, Korea
sidlee(at)plaza.snu.ac.kr
Mateusz Mrukiewicz
Website Editor
Military University of Technology, Poland
mateusz.mrukiewicz(at)wat.edu.pl

Affiliated Liquid Crystal Society Representatives

Antonio d'Alessandro (Italian LCS)
Sapienza - Università di Roma, Italy
dalessandro(at)die.uniroma1.it
Takashi Kato (Japanese LCS)
University of Tokyo, Japan
kato(at)chiral.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Kattera A. Suresh (Indian LCS)
Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences, India
suresh(at)cens.res.in
Antonio Figueiredo Neto (Ibero-American LCS)
University of São Paulo, Brazil
afigueiredo(at)if.usp.br
Wei Lee (Taiwan LCS)
National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
wlee(at)nctu.edu.tw
Zbigniew Galewski (Polish LCS)
University of Wrocław, Poland
zbigniew.galewski(at)chem.uni.wroc.pl

Frank Giesselmann (German LCS)
University of Stuttgart, Germany
f.giesselmann(at)ipc.uni-stuttgart.de
Georg Mehl (British LCS)
University of Hull, UK
g.h.mehl(at)hull.ac.uk
Yan-qing Lu (Chinese LCS)
Nanjing University, China
yqlu(at)nju.edu.cn

Regional Representatives

S. Holger Eichhorn (North America)
University of Windsor, Canada
eichhorn(at)uwindsor.ca
Luz J Martinez-Miranda (North America)
University of Maryland, USA
ljmm@umd.edu
Martin Copic (Central Europe)
University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
martin.copic(at)fmf.uni-lj.si
Jan Lagerwall (Benelux and Scandinavia)
University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
jan.lagerwall@lcsoftmatter.com
Matt Glaser (North America)
University of Colorado, USA
matthew.glaser(at)colorado.edu
Linda Hirst (North America)
University of California, USA
lhirst(at)ucmerced.edu
Emmanuelle Lacaze (Western Europe)
Pierre and Marie Curie University, France
emmanuelle.lacaze(at)insp.jussieu.fr
Tae-Hoon Yoon (Korea)
Pusan National University, Korea
thyoon(at)pusan.ac.kr
Peter Palffy-Muhoray (North America)
Kent State University, USA
mpalffy(at)kent.edu
Verena Gortz (West European Islands)
Lancaster University, UK
v.gortz(at)lancaster.ac.uk
Vladimira Novotna (Eastern Europe)
Institute of Physics ASCR, The Czech Republic
novotna(at)fzu.cz