Important positions of colleagues

Prof. Dr. Irena Avsenik Nabergoj

Member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, 2015-
(member of the School of Humanities)

Prof. Dr. Tadej Bajd

Member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, 2015-
President of Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, 2014-
(member of the Senate of the University of Nova Gorica)

Doc. Dr. Klemen Bergant

Director of Meteorological Office, Slovenian Environment Agency, Ministry of the environment and spatial planning, 2006-
Permanent Representative of Slovenia with the World Meteorological Organization, 2007-
President of European Meteorological Network (EUMETNET), 2013-2015
(member of School of Environmental Sciences, School of Science, School for Viticulture and Enology, Graduate School and Centre for Atmospheric Research)

Prof. Dr. Giorgio Gianighian

Vice-president of the International Research Center for Architectural Heritage Conservation, 2013-
(member of the Graduate School)

Doc. Dr. Henrik Gjerkeš

Minister of Local Self-Government and Regional Policy, 2009-2010
(member of the School of Engineering and Management and the School of Environmental Sciences)

Prof. Dr. Andrej Kranjc

Member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, 2015-
Vice-president of Slovenian Academy of Sciences, 2014-
(member of the University of Nova Gorica Senate and Professor Emeritus at University of Nova Gorica)

Prof. Dr. Tanja Pipan

Slovenian representative in the Strategic Working Group ESFRI for the environment (ENV SWG), 2015-
(member of School of Environmental Sciences)

Doc. Dr. Kaja Širok

Director of National Museum of Contemporary History, 2011-
(member of Graduate School)

Prof. Dr. Danilo Zavrtanik

Member of Science and Technology Council of the Republic of Slovenia, 2008-
Member of the Board of Governors of University of Luxembourg, 2009-
Member of The Council of Higher Education of the Republic of Slovenia, 2010-
Member of the Finance Board of the Pierre Auger Collaboration, 2011
Vice-president of the Slovenian Rectors’ Conference, 2016-
Member of the CERN Council, CERN, Switzerland, 2017-
(rector of the University of Nova Gorica)

Acad. Prof. Dr. Boštjan Žekš

Minister for Slovenes Abroad, 2008-2012
(1997 – 2008, Provost of the University of Nova Gorica, member of the University of Nova Gorica International advisory council and recipient of the Golden plate of the University of Nova Gorica)