In addition ...

we also list presidents of the IACS precursors, that is, the Union Commission for the Cryospheric Sciences UCCS, the International Commission on Snow and Ice ICSI, the International Commission of Snow and Glaciers (ICSG), the Commission des Neiges (CN), the Commission des Glaciers (CG), and the Commission Internationale des Glaciers CIG back to 1894.

 

Past Presidents

IACS
UCCS,
ICSI, ICSG, CN, CG
CIG


International Association of Cryospheric Sciences
Charles Fierz, Switzerland 2013-2017
Ian Allison, Australia 2009-2013
Georg Kaser, Austria 2007-2009

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Union Commission for the Cryospheric Sciences (UCCS)
Georg Kaser, Austria 2005-2007

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International Commission on Snow and Ice
(ICSI)
H. Gerald Jones, Canada
2001-2005
Liz Morris, England
1995-2001
Michael Kuhn, Austria
1991-1995
Vladimir Kotlyakov, USSR
1987-1991
Louis Lliboutry, France
1983-1987
Fred Roots, Canada
1979-1983
Uwe Radok, Australia
1975-1979
John F. Nye, England
1971-1975
Mark F. Meier, USA
1967-1971
Herfried Hoinkes, Austria
1963-1967
Petr A. Shumskiy, USSR
1960-1963
Richard Finsterwalder, Germany
1957-1960
Robert Haefeli, Switzerland
1954-1957
Gerald Seligman, England
1951-1954
Hans W. Ahlmann, Sweden
1948-1951

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International Commission of Snow and Glaciers
(ICSG)
James E. Church, USA
1939-1948
Commission des Neiges - Commission of Snow
(CN)
James E. Church, USA
1933-1939
Commission des Glaciers - Commission of Glaciers
(CG)
James M. Wordie, UK 1936-1939
Adolf Hoel, Norway
1933-1936
Axel Hamberg, Sweden
1927-1933

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Commission Internationale des Glaciers
(CIG)
Axel Hamberg, Sweden
1913-1927
Charles Rabots, France
1910-1913
Eduard Brueckner, Austria
1906-1910
Harry Fielding Reid, USA
1903-1906
Sebastian Finsterwalder, Germany
1900-1903
Eduard Richter, Austria
1897-1900
Francois A. Forel, Switzerland
1894-1897

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