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Academy Executive Committee

View the current members of the Academy Executive Committee.

Academy Executive Committee current members

  • Distinguished Professor Geoff Chase FRSNZ 2023-2026 (Chair)
  • Professor Susy Frankel FRSNZ 2023-2025 (Deputy Chair) 
  • Dr Brent Clothier FRSNZ 2021-2024 (Society President)
  • Professor Robyn Longhurst FRSNZ 2022-2025 (Convenor – Social and Behavioural Sciences)
  • Professor Cather Simpson FRSNZ 2022-2025 (Convenor – Technology, Applied Sciences, Engineering) 
  • Distinguished Professor Dame Jane Harding FRSNZ 2021-2024 (Convenor – Medical and Health Sciences) 
  • Professor Shaun Hendy FRSNZ 2021-2024 (Convenor – Physical, Earth and Mathematical Sciences) 
  • Professor Nancy November FRSNZ 2023-2026 (Convenor – Humanities) 
  • Distinguished Professor David Schiel FRSNZ  2023-2025 (Convenor – Biological and Environmental Sciences)
  • Professor Gail Gillon FRSNZ 2023-2025 (Co-convenor – Māori Knowledge and Development)
  • Professor Denise Wilson FRSNZ 2022-2024 (Co-convenor – Māori Knowledge and Development)

Subject to the Royal Society of New Zealand Act, to our General Rules, and any Academy Bylaws, the Academy Executive Committee may regulate its procedure in such manner as it thinks fit.