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GCRI Foundation Board

The GCRI Foundation, Inc., was incorporated in 2012 and held its inaugural Board meeting on August 14, 2012, at the German House in New York City. The GCRI Foundation, Inc., will support the mission and work of the German Center for Research and Innovation through activities to expand the Center's funding base and enhance the sustainability of the GCRI's operations, including its public events, workshops, publications, website, and other relevant projects.

  • John-Scheder, Julia

    John-Scheder, Julia

    Treasurer

    Julia John-Scheder is the program officer at the German Center for Research and Innovation. Her responsibilities consist of event  ...

    Julia John-Scheder is the program officer at the German Center for Research and Innovation. Her responsibilities consist of event management, accounts payable and receivables, and general office administration. Prior to joining the GCRI, Julia worked at GAIN, the German Academic International Network in New York. There she gained experience and skills in coordinating large-scale international conferences, marketing, and general event management. Prior to embarking on a career in the educational sector, Julia worked as a freelance journalist writing for organizations like Citylimits.org. Julia received her B.A. in Journalism from Brooklyn College. She was born in Austria and moved to New York in 2008.

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  • Sharp, James A.

    Chairman

    Investigating Telomeres: Using High-Performance Microscopy for Understanding Cancer, Zeiss and GCRI Event 8/14/14 President, ...

    Investigating Telomeres: Using High-Performance Microscopy for Understanding Cancer, Zeiss and GCRI Event 8/14/14 President, Carl Zeiss Canada, Ltd. Member, GDC - Americas Met at GCRI Jan 13, 2010 vision event. He will help get Zeiss section in newsletter. sent him cv of Urs Bergmann

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  • Tumer, Sinan

    Co-President
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