Members of the Board of Directors of Forschungszentrum Jülich are Prof. Dr. Astrid Lambrecht, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Marquardt, Prof. Dr. Frauke Melchior and Karsten Beneke.
The Research Centre is steered by its Shareholders' Meeting, the Supervisory Board and the Board of Directors. The bodies of the Research Centre are the Scientific Advisory Council and the Scientific and Technical Council.
7,100 people work hand in hand on the 1.7 square kilometre research campus with its 11 institutes and over 80 institute departments.
The administrative infrastructure of the research centre comprises 20 different business units and staff offices.
The organisational chart provides an overview of the various organisational units of the Research Centre and their respective placement in the overall structure.
Forschungszentrum Jülich focuses on benefit-inspired basic research. It meets the challenges of the present and conducts research for a future worth living. The brochure "Facts and Figures" provides a compact overview of the research centre, its focal points and activities.
The Association of Friends and Benefactors of Forschungszentrum Jülich supports the scientific tasks of the Research Centre.