The EFZN Supervisory Board consists of one management member of each of the member universities and one representative from the Ministry for Science and Culture of Lower Saxony.
The Supervisory Board and the Board of Directors coordinate matters of fundamental and strategic importance to the EFZN. These include, for example, the overall coordination of energy research nodes of the member universities, the coordination of an energy research agenda of Lower Saxony that transcends the individual locations and the budgetary planning of the EFZN. The resolutions of the EFZN Board of Directors on these issues require the consent by the Supervisory Board.
The Supervisory Board consists of the following members:
Chairperson of the Supervisory Board:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Reimers, Vice-President for University Development and Technology Transfer Braunschweig University of Technology
Deputy-Chairperson of the Supervisory Board:
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Joachim Schachtner, President Clausthal University of Technology
Other members of the Supervisory Board:
Prof. Dr. Ulf Diederichsen, Vice-President for Research Georg August University Göttingen
Dr. Sebastian Huster, Head of the Department of Engineering Sciences, Knowledge Transfer Ministry for Science and Culture of Lower Saxony
Prof. Dr. Dr. Hans Michael Piper, President Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Prof. Dr. Peter Wriggers, Vice-President for Research Leibniz University Hannover