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The Board

European Young Chemists´ Network

EYCN Board


The Board in Guimarães (Portugal) during the 11th Delegates Assembly.

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The Board in Berlin (Germany) after being elected at the 10th Delegates Assembly



Name: Fernando Gomollón-Bel

Role on the EYCN board: Chair

National Society: RSEQ

Profession: PhD student in Organic Chemistry.

Hobbies: Reading, Music, Running.

Your aims for the next 2 years on the board: Work closely with my team and our partners in industry to make our members across Europe aware of what we do.


Name: Camille Oger

Role on the EYCN board: Secretary

National Society: French Chemical Society

Profession Assistant Professor in Organic Chemistry

Hobbies: Music

Your aims for the next 2 years on the board: Improve internal communication, promote EYCN in Europe and over


Name: Oana Fronoiu

Role on the EYCN board: Scientific Team Leader

National Society: Romanian Chemical Society

Profession: MSc Eng. – Polymer Science and Engineering

Your aims for the next 2 years on the board:  Support the scientific part of all the EYCN projects and events including writing and implementing projects for EYCN development and promoting chemistry around the world.


Name: Michael A. Terzidis

Role on the EYCN board: Network Team Leader

National Society: AGC

Profession Lecturer in Organic Electronics.

Hobbies: Music, Travelling, Windsurfing.

Your aims for the next 2 years on the board: Make more people aware of EYCN and its activities. Explore the opportunities for EYCN in Horizon 2020 and in other funding agencies/bodies.


Name: Sarah Newton

Role on the EYCN board: External Communications Team Leader

National Society: RSC

Profession: PhD Student in Medical Imaging

Hobbies: Gymnastics and dance

Your aims for the next two years on the board: Promote EYCN through social media and a new website. Create and maintain relationships with industry.


Name: Emanuel Ehmki

Role on the EYCN board: Members Team Leader

National Society: Society of Austrian chemists

Profession: Masters degree in computational chemistry

Hobbies: Sports, Books, Computers

Your aims for the next 2 years on the board: Update the Information about the current member societies of EYCN and their delegates and establish communication with further societies within Europe.

Past Chairs of EYCN

  • Fréderique Backaert (2013-2015)
  • Cristina Todasca (2012-2013)
  • Viviana Fluxa (2010-2012)
  • Sergej Toews (2009-2010)
  • Csaba Janaby (2006-2009)