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Positions in International Bodies


Leading Positions in National or International Associations since 2000:

  • International Association of Geodesy (IAG) - H. Schuh, Vice-President, 2011-2015
  • International VLBI Service for Geodesy and Astrometry (IVS) - H. Schuh, Chair, 2007-2013
  • International Astronomical Union (IAU) Commission 19: Rotation of the Earth - H. Schuh, President, 2009-2012
  • International VLBI Service for Geodesy and Astrometry (IVS): Working Group 2 'Product Specification and Observing Programs' - H. Schuh, Chair, 2001-2002
  • IAG/ETC Working Group 6 'Solid Earth Tides in Space Geodetic Techniques' - H. Schuh, Chair, 1997-2000, Co-chair, 2001-2011
  • IAG Sub-Commission 1.4: Interaction between Celestial and Terrestrial Reference Frames - H. Schuh, Chair (2006-2011) and J. Böhm, Chair (2011-2015)
  • Scientific Advisory Board of the Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut (DGFI), München, Germany - H. Schuh, Chair, since 2010
  • German Research Group on Earth Rotation funded by the German Research Foundation - H. Schuh, Coordinator, 1999 - 2003
  • Austrian Geodetic Commission - H. Schuh, President, 2008-2015
  • Austrian NGK (Austrian National Committee on Earth Sciences for the IUGG) - H. Schuh, President, 2009-2015
  • Austrian Society for Surveying and Geoinformation (OVG) - H. Schuh, Vice-President since 2006
  • International GNSS Service: Working Group on GNSS - R. Weber, Chair, 2004-2012
  • COST ES0701 Working Group 1: Geodetic Observation-level Modelling and Systematic Biases - J. Böhm, Chair, 2008-2012
  • Associated Product Center within the IERS Global Geophysical Fluids Center - J. Böhm, Chair, since 2009
  • IAG SC 1.1 Working Group 3 of SC 1.1: Comparison and combination of atmospheric information derived from different space geodetic techniques - J. Böhm, Chair, 2004-2011

Present memberships in Governing and Directing Boards, Study and Working Groups:

  • International Association of Geodesy (IAG) Executive Committee (H. Schuh, since 2003)
  • Corresponding Member of the DGK (German Geodetic Commission) (H. Schuh, since 2002)
  • Steering Committee of IAG Commission 1 'Reference Frames' (H. Schuh, 2007-2011)
  • Steering Committee of IAG Commission 3 'Earth Rotation and Geodynamics' (H. Schuh, 2003-2007, 2007-2011)
  • Organizing Committee of IAU Commission 19 (H. Schuh, 2006-2015)
  • Organizing Committee of IAU Division I ('Fundamental Astronomy') (H. Schuh, since 2009)
  • GGOS (Global Geodetic Observing System) Steering Committee (H. Schuh, Deputy-Representative of the IVS, since 2007)
  • International Center for Earth Tides (ICET) Directing Board (H. Schuh, since 2003)
  • Scientific Advisory Board of the German Research Group on Satellite Geodesy (FGS) (H. Schuh, since 2010)
  • IGS Governing Board (R. Weber, since 2000)
  • ESA Galileo Science Advisory Committee (GSAC) (R. Weber, 2009-2012)
  • Editorial Board of Journal of Geodesy (H. Schuh, 2003-2007, J. Böhm, 2007-2015)
  • VLBI2010 Committee of the IVS (T. Nilsson, J. Böhm)
  • IGS Real Time Working Group (F. Hinterberger, since 2011)
  • IGS Ionosphere Working Group (M. Alizadeh, since 2010)
  • IGS Troposphere Working Group (R. Weber, G. Möller, since 2011)
  • IAG SG 4.3.1 Ionosphere Modeling and Analysis Study Group (M. Alizadeh, since 2009)
  • IGS Bias and Calibration Working Group (M. Alizadeh, since 2009)
  • OVN (Austrian Institute of Navigation) Scientific Advisory Group (R. Weber, since 2008)
  • IAG SG 12: Coordinate systems in numerical weather models (M. Schindelegger, J. Böhm, 2011-2015)
  • IAG SC 1.4 WG1: Geophysical and Astronomical Effects and the Consistent Determination of Celestial and Terrestrial Reference Frames (H. Spicakova, J. Böhm, 2011-2015)
  • IAG SC 1.4 WG2: Co-location on Earth and in Space for the Determination of the Celestial Reference Frame (L. Plank, J. Böhm, 2011-2015)
  • IVS Working Group 4 on Data Structure (J. Böhm)
  • IVS Working Group 6 on Education and Training (L. Plank, J. Böhm)
  • IAG Working Group on Loading and TRF (J. Böhm, 2011-2015)
  • IERS Working Group on Combination at the Observation Level (H. Spicakova, since 2010)