The Board consists of the Dean of research of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and the Heads of Department of Chemistry and Physics. The Board leader is the Dean of Research, Anders Elverhøi. The Head of the Physics Department is Einar Sagstuen and the Head of the Chemistry Department is Svein Stølen.
The Head of Centre acts as secretary for the Board and has the right to meet and speak at board meetings. In effect he leads the meetings and the secretarial tasks have been delegated to the administrative leader.