GESIS Statutes [only in German]
Our statutes set out the basic foundations of our non-profit association.
The president bears the overall responsibility for the research and services as well as the scientific orientation of GESIS and represents the institute externally.
Board of Trustees
As a supervisory body the Board of Trustees advises and supervises the President. All affairs and arrangements of fundamental significance that exceed the ordinary course of business require the prior consent of the Board of Trustees.
General Meeting of members
Members of the association include universities and professional associations of the social sciences.
The Scientific Advisory Board
The Scientific Advisory Board monitors and gives advice on the association’s long-term development.
Prof. Dr. Birgit Becker is GESIS' ombudsperson for good scientific practice and chairperson of the ethics committee.