Structure and Members

ISME Organizational Structure

International Advisory Board (IAB)

The ISME Advisory Board will continually review the activities of the ISME. Board members will be experts from various backgrounds, which will include educational institutions, national standards organizations, government agencies, multinational personnel and others, who will require excellence in the ISME research, audit analysis, case studies, training, and material development.

IAB Members:

    • Aalborg University, Denmark
    • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
    • University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
    • RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    • University of South Carolina, U.S.
    • University Abdelmalek Essaadi, Morocco

ISME Managing Director and Working Group:

The ISME Managing Director is Chair of the Working Group, who will oversee course development, faculty selection, and oversee the ISME student selection process to participate in ISME activities/exchanges.  The ISME Working Group will also review and make recommendations for ISME scholarships, faculty and student awards, and review of all organizations requesting IMSE membership.  The invitation letter approving the organization as an ISME member will be through the ISME Managing Director after approval from the IAB,

Individual Members:

Indiviuals and associations can join the ISME in promoting sustainable development.  The individual or association should demonstrate that membership is unique and will contribute to the ISME Objectives. 

Contact Information:  

Dr. Phillip E. Barnes, PhD