Chairman of the Board of Supervisors:

Cornelia Quennet-Thielen

State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Members of the Board of Supervisors:

Eva Christiansen
Head of  Staff “Policy Planning, Basic Issues and Special Tasks” and Media Support at The Federal Chancellery

Prof. Dr. Angela D. Friederici
Managing Director at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Professor at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences

Prof. Dr. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Kleiner
President of the Leibniz Association, Professor at the TU Dortmund University

Dr. Reinhard Ploss
Chairman of the Management Board at Infineon Technologies AG

Ulrich Schüller
Head of the Department Science System at the Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schuster
Chairman at the Deutsche Telekom Foundation