The call for expressions of interest was published in the Official Journal of the European Union: OJ C138 of 17.05.2013.
The Application Form and Declaration of Interest Form can be downloaded here: http://ec.europa.eu/food/efsa/efsa_management_board_en.htm.
The deadline for submission of applications is 12 July 2013.
The Management Board is responsible for the general monitoring of the work of the Authority to ensure that it carries out its mission and performs the tasks assigned to it in accordance with its mandate and within a culture of independence and transparency. The Management Board also appoints the Executive Director and members of the Scientific Committee and the ten Scientific Panels.
Once all applications have been submitted, the Commission will draw up a list of candidates to send to the Council, which will then appoint the new Management Board members in consultation with the European Parliament.
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