Dr. Darius Daunys (Head of the Programme, ecology of benthic habitats)
Dr. Nerijus Blažauskas (coastal zone management)
Dr. Martynas Bučas (phytobenthos ecology)
Dr. Inga Dailidienė (physical oceanography)
Dr. Jūratė Lesutienė (food web ecology)
Dr. Zita Rasuolė Gasiūnaitė (zooplankton ecology)
Dr. Anna Occhipinti (marine zoology, biological oceanography)
Dr. Sergej Olenin (aquatic biological invasions)
Dr. Renata Pilkaitytė (phytoplankton ecology)
Dr. Artūras Razinkovas-Baziukas (ecological modeling)
Dr. Georg Umgiesser (hydrodynamic modeling)