Organizational chart

Organigrama CSIC

Governing bodies: Steering Committee and Presidency.

Executive bodies: Vice-Presidency for Scientific and Technical Research, Vice-Presidency for Institutional Affairs and Organisation, Vice-Presidency for International Affairs and Secretary General and, depending on them, the Deputy Vice-Presidencies and the Deputy Secretary-Generals respectively. In addition, the President’s Office is also considered an executive body.

Advisory and support bodies: Scientific Advisory Committee, Ethics Committee, Women and Science Committee, and institutional delegations.

Governing Board

The Governing Board is the CSIC highest governance body. It has competence for general management and planning of the Agency's research activity. It is a collegiate body and is chaired by the CSIC Presidency. Among its functions are to approve the annual and multi-annual CSIC action plans ; the proposal of the management contract,  the preliminary draft of the yearly budget and the annual accounts; the rules of organization and operation, both at a general level and at the level of CSIC centers, institutes and units; the participation of CSIC in public or private entities; the agreements  concerning  the creation and ending of CSIC research institutes, centers and units and, finaly, to perform the monitoring, supervision and control of the Agency.

COMPOSITION OF THE GOVERNING BOARD OF THE SPANISH NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (CSIC)

(R.D. 51/2018, 2nd February , BOE 07.02.18)


PRESIDENT OF THE GOVERNING BOARD (artº 12.1)

Rosa María MENÉNDEZ LÓPEZ

CSIC President


ADVISORS FROM (art. 12.1.a):

MINISTRY OF SCIENCE, INNOVATION AND UNIVERSITIES:

Teresa RIESGO ALCAIDE

Director General for Research, Development and Innovation


MINISTRY OF THE PRESIDENCY, PARLIAMENT WITH THE CORTES AND EQUALITY:

Gemma CASTILLO RAMOS

Deputy Director of the Vice-President Office


MINISTRY OF FINANCE:

Juan José HERRERA CAMPA

Director General for Personnel Costs and Public Pensions


MINISTRY OF HEALTH, CONSUMER AFFAIRS AND SOCIAL SERVICES:

Faustino BLANCO GONZÁLEZ

Secretary General for Health and Consumer Affairs


MINISTRY FOR THE ECOLOGICAL TRANSITION:

Ana Belén SAN MARTÍN ONTORIA

Technical Secretary General


MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD:

Miguel ORDOZGOITI DE LA RICA

Director General for Services



ADVISORS DESIGNATED BY THE MINISTER OF SCIENCE, INNOVATION AND UNIVERSITIES AMONG PROFFESIONALS OF RENOWNED PRESTIGE IN THE FIELD OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT (artº 12.1.b)

Montserrat TORNÉ ESCASANY

Institute of Earth Sciences Jaume Almera - CSIC


Amparo MORALEDA MARTÍNEZ

Independent Director - CAIXABANK


Matilde SÁNCHEZ AYUSO

Biological Research Center - CSIC


Daniel RAMÓN VIDAL

Biópolis, S.L.



ADVISOR DESIGNATED BY THE UNIVERSITIES BOARD (artº 12.1.e)

José Carlos GÓMEZ VILLAMANDOS

Rector - Universidad de Córdoba



ADVISORS DESIGNATED BY THE MOST REPRESENTATIVE UNIONS (artº 12.1.c)

U G T

Francisca VILCHES DE FRUTOS

Institute of Language, Literature and Anthropology – CSIC


CC OO

Alicia DURÁN CARRERA

Institute of Ceramics and Glass - CSIC


C S I F

Esperanza IGLESIAS FERNÁNDEZ

Institute of Physical Chemistry Rocasolano - CSIC



SECRETARY OF THE GOVERNING BOARD (artº 12.3)

Alberto SERENO ÁLVAREZ

CSIC Secretary General


President's Office

Órgano directivo de apoyo y asesoramiento a la Presidencia. Responsable de la comunicación institucional interna y externa; protocolo y apoyo a los órganos de gobierno.

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Vice-Presidency for scientific and technical research

Executive body appointed by the Governing Board on the proposal of the Presidency. It depends on the Presidency. This Vice-Presidency holds the activity on strategic planning direction, research coordination and monitoring, knowledge transfer and the recruitment and training of scientific and technical personnel. In addition, the management of both the CSIC scientific and technical infrastructures and the evaluation of the research activity is under its responsability.

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Vice-Presidency for organization and institutional relations

Executive body appointed by the Governing Board on the proposal of the Presidency. It depends on the Presidency. This Vice-Presidency directs and coordinates the institutional relations; the organization of institutes, centers and units; the editorial policy and the scientific-technical information system. In addition, under irs direction, the activities to promote scientific culture are carried out.

Vice-Presidency for international affairs

Executive body appointed by the Governing Board on the proposal of the Presidency. It depends on the Presidency. This Vice-Presidency is responsible for the planning and promotion of international relations linked to the research activity. It coordinates the participation of CSIC in European Science committees and organizations, and programmes, coordinates and monitors the participation of the organism in European and international programs.

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General secretariat

Executive body appointed by the Governing Board on the proposal of the Presidency. It is the responsibility of the General Secretariat, without prejudice to the superior leadership exercised by the President, to perform the following functions: 

  • CSIC staff management
  • Direction of the management of the administrative organization
  • Direction of economic-financial and budgetary management and internal control
  • Direction of wealth management, contracting, construction jobs and infrastructures
  • Direction of planning, promotion and management of CSIC IT development

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Scientific advisory board

The Scientific advisory board is entrusted with informing and advising the CSIC Presicency and the Governing Board about scientific-technological issues. Specifically, it should prescriptively inform the management contract, the Multi-Annual Action Plans and the creation, modification or ending of CSIC institutes and research units.

It is a permanent body and is chaired by the Presidency. The vice-presidencies and a number of renewed scientists and technologists from the public and private sector, representing different scientific areas sit on the board.

COMPOSICIÓN


PRESIDENTA

Dª Rosa Mª MENÉNDEZ LÓPEZ

Presidenta del CSIC


SECRETARIO

D. Federico José MOMPEÁN GARCÍA

Vicepresidente Adjunto de Programación Científica


VOCALES

Dª. Elena DOMÍNGUEZ CAÑAS

Vicepresidenta de Relaciones Internacionales


D. Jesús Eugenio MARCO DE LUCAS

Vicepresidente de Investigación Científica y Técnica


D. Víctor Ramón VELASCO RODRÍGUEZ

Vicepresidente de Organización y Relaciones Institucionales


Dª. Victoria MORENO ARRIBAS

Investigadora Científica Vicepresidenta adjunta de Áreas Científico-Técnicas del CSIC


Dª. Susana ALEMANY DE LA PEÑA

Investigadora Científica Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas “Alberto Sols” (IIBM-CSIC)


Dª. Isabel ALLONA ALBERICH

Catedrática de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM)


D. Antonio ALMAGRO GORBEA

Profesor de Investigación Escuela de Estudios Árabes (EEA-CSIC)


D. Manuel CERMERÓN ROMERO

Director de Estrategia y Desarrollo AGBAR Dª. Gemma


FABRIÁS DOMINGO

Profesora de Investigación Instituto de Química Avanzada de Cataluña (IQAC-CSIC)


D. Antonio FIGUERAS HUERTA

Profesor de Investigación Instituto de Investigaciones Marinas (IIM-CSIC)


Dª. Mercedes GARCÍA-ARENAL RODRÍGUEZ

Profesora de Investigación Instituto de Lenguas y Culturas del Mediterráneo y Oriente Próximo (ILC-CSIC)


D. Emilio GARCÍA GARCÍA

Director de Innovación. Patentes TALGO, S.L.


D. Juan Ramón GONZÁLEZ VELASCO

Catedrático de Ingeniería Química Universidad del País Vasco (UPV-EHU)


Dª. Mª del Rosario HERAS CELEMÍN

Jefa de la Unidad de Eficiencia Energética en Edificios Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas (CIEMAT)


D. Ceferino LÓPEZ FERNÁNDEZ

Profesor de Investigación Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (ICMM-CSIC)


D. Enrique MACPHERSON MAYOL

Profesor de Investigación Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Blanes (CEAB-CSIC)


Dª Consuelo MARTÍNEZ LÓPEZ

Catedrática de Álgebra Universidad de Oviedo (UNIOVI)


D. Rafael PARDO AVELLANEDA

Director de la Fundación BBVA


Dª Carmen PELÁEZ MARTÍNEZ

Profesora de Investigación Instituto de Investigación en Ciencias de la Alimentación (CIAL-CSIC)


D. José Carlos REYES ROSA

Investigador Científico Centro Andaluz de Biología Molecular y Medicina Regenerativa (CABIMER-CSIC)


D. Joaquín TINTORÉ SUBIRANA

Profesor de Investigación Insto. Mediterráneo de Estudios Avanzados (IMEDEA-CSIC)


D. Lluis TORNER SABATA

Director del Instituto de Ciencias Fotónicas (ICFO) Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC)