European Commission’s Group of Chief Scientific Advisors

Rolf Heuer

2020

Chair

Professor Heuer is the Chair of the European Commission’s Group of Chief Scientific Advisors which provides independent and high quality scientific advice to the College of European Commissioners. Professor Heuer is an experimental particle physicist and before joining the Group of Advisors, he was CERN Director-General until December 2015. Professor Heuer has published over 500 scientific papers and holds many Honorary Degrees from universities in Europe, Asia, Australia and Canada. He is Member of several Academies of Sciences in Europe and Honorary Member of the European Physical Society.