The Executive Board is charged with the conduct and management of the affairs of the Institute. It consists of the Scientific Director and spokesman, Prof. Dr. Bernd Büchner (from April 1, 2018) and the Administrative Director, Dr. Doreen Kirmse.
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors consists of the Executive Board and of the directors of the IFW's Institutes. The Board of Directors is headed by the Scientific Director.
The Scientific-Technical Council (WTR) advises the Board of Directors in scientific and scientific-technical matters. The WTR consists of elected representatives of the scientific-technical staff, up to two members of each of the five IFW-Institutes and one member of the Research-Technology Division. The head of the WTR is Dr. Manuel Richter.
This board acts as a representative of the people employed within the institute. Head is Marek Ulbrich.