Dr. Elke Anklam
Elke Anklam is a chemist, with specialisation in food, organic and radiation chemistry. After obtaining her PhD from the University Hamburg, Germany, she worked in various European Research Institutions and was a Teaching Professor at the Applied University of Fulda, Germany.
Since 1991, she has been working at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (EC-JRC). From 2006-2012, she was Director of the JRC-Institute for Health and Consumer Protection (IHCP) in Ispra, Italy and from 2012 – July 2016, Director of the JRC-Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements in Geel, Belgium.
Since July 2016, she is the Director of the JRC-Geel site and the new JRC Directorate F: Health, Consumers & Reference Material (a merger of the former IHCP and IRMM), located at the JRC-Geel and JRC-Ispra site.