Call for expressions of interest.
Eight vacancies are open for election to the MNS’s Council, of which 7 Council members and 1 Vice-President.

The collection of the expressions of interest will close in September 2023. Elections will run online from 16 September to 30 September 2023 and the results will be announced at the General Assembly Meeting during MNS2023 in Tunisia.

The Council is the MNS’s governing body (
The Council has 15 members. Current members are listed here.

Standing for election

Council meets two-three times each year (both in presence or virtually) and members serve a two-year term, which may be renewed for a further term of three years. The generic responsibilities of charity trustees are significant and are set out here.

We seek individuals (academic) of standing, with expertise in a field of Neuroscience, and a commitment to the purpose of the MNS to ‘promote Neuroscience in the Mediterraneanbenefit’ which goes beyond a commitment to represent their own discipline.

Any Fellow who is considering standing and would find further discussion helpful, please get in touch with Prof. Giuseppe Di Giovanni at

To be able to submit your candidacy you need to be register to the website as a Member.