President, European University Association
Host of Session 4
Rolf Tarrach served as President of the University of Luxembourg until 2014. He is a former professor of theoretical physics and has served in that capacity at the universities of Valencia and Barcelona, where he also was Vice-President. He is a former president of the Spanish Scientific Research Council, the Academic Cooperation Association and a former member of the European Research Advisory Board. He regularly consults for the European Commission and is a member of the genSET Science Leaders Panel. He is currently elected president of the European University Association and was one of its Council Members for 10 years.