The Foundation Board of the ZFMK oversees the legality, expediency, and economic efficiency of the Foundation's activities in accordance with the currently valid statutes (german version). It has a comprehensive right and is obliged to be informed on these matters by the ZFMK.
In accordance with its statutes, the Foundation Board consists of up to eleven persons, in addition to the representatives of the state and federal government, the University of Bonn, and the Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Council, up to seven other persons who are appointed by the Ministry of North Rhine-Westphalia responsible for research in agreement with the Federal Ministry responsible for research. These persons shall be particularly qualified to support the tasks of the Foundation Board.
Chairman of the Foundation Board
Dr. Michael H. Wappelhorst, Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia