The Council is responsible for the scientific program of EAPS and administers the affairs of the association. The Council consists of five elected members, including the President, the Vice-President and the Secretary-General/Treasurer. The President, Vice-President and Secretary-General/Treasurer are the officers of EAPS and constitute its bureau which represents the association.

A new Council was elected by electronic ballot in May 2024.

Read the Presidential Letter here

Current Council (2024-2026)

Emilio Zagheni

President, Germany

Anna Matysiak

Vice-President, Poland

Trude Lappegård

Secretary-General and Treasurer, Norway

Raya Muttarak

Council Member, Italy

Sergi Vidal

Council Member, Spain

Nico van Nimwegen

Executive Director, The Netherlands

Judith Koops

Executive Secretary, The Netherlands

Previous Councils

Honorary Presidents 

To honor their significant contributions to the European Association for Population Studies, the members of EAPS elected the following Honorary Presidents (year of election in brackets):