The International University of Peace’s (IUOP) Academic Senate is composed of 15 Members and is chaired by the Federal President of Universum Academy Switzerland, which the International University of Peace is an integral part of. The Members remain in office for 5 years and may be re-elected.
The 15 Academic Senate Members are all Personalities of high international standing operating in cultural, social and international voluntary work fields. The Academic Senate decides all the University’s activities and the various honours it confers.
The International University of Peace’s Scientific Committee was entirely renewed in October 2017. Its members are distinguished Personalities operating in Medical, Scientific and Technological Research fields. The Members remain in office for 5 years and may be re-elected.
The Committee is chaired by Nobel Prize for Medicine Nominee, Dr. Prof. Giulio Tarro.
The role of the International University of Peace’s Scientific Committee is to select 5 candidates for the Universum Medical and Scientific Research Award, the prestigious award for outstanding researchers in Medical and Scientific fields.