The European Association of Science Editors (EASE) is an international community of individuals and associations from diverse backgrounds, linguistic traditions and professional experiences in science communication and editing.

Council Members 2015-2018

EASE is managed by a Council that is elected every three years. The most elections for this board were held in September 2015.

Council consists of a President, a Vice-President and (at least) six members, plus the Editor of the association’s in-house journal (European Science Editing). The Council members (2015-2018) and their interests are listed below.





Professor Ana Marušic
Department of Research in Biomedicine and Health
University of Split School of Medicine
Split, Croatia


Pippa Smart




Pippa Smart
PSP Consultancy
Oxon, United Kingdom
Editor of the EASE Science Editors’ Handbook





Paola De Castro
Director of the Publishing Unit, National Institute of Health
Rome, Italy




Shirin Heidari
Journal of the International AIDS Society
Geneva, Switzerland
Chair of the EASE Gender Policy Committee




Sylwia Ufnalska, MSc MA
Science editor and translator
Poznan, Poland
Editor of the EASE Guidelines for Authors

Moira Hudson




Moira Hudson
Senior Medical Editor
ICON Health Economics and Epidemiology, Abingdon




Rachael Lammey
Product Manager




Ksenija Baždaric
Research fellow at the Department of Medical Informatics Rijeka University School of Medicine, Rijeka, Croatia
Chief Editor of the EASE journal European Science Editing




Duncan Nicholas
DN Journal Publishing Services, Brighton
EASE website manager and LinkedIn group manager




Ines Steffens

Past President




Joan Marsh
The Lancet,
United Kingdom

Treasurer and Company Secretary




Professor Roderick Hunt
Annals of Botany Company,
University of Exeter
Exeter, United Kingdom





Ms Tea Marasovic
EASE Secretariat
Split, Croatia