The Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials is a research institute at the Faculty of Science and Engineering of the University of Groningen. The Scientific Director, the Board and the Coordinating Office form the management team of the Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials.
• The Scientific Director holds the ultimate responsibility for the research lines, the selection of personnel, and the allocation of funds. He functions as the official representative of the institute.
• The Board of the Zernike Institute has the responsibility to review and approve proposals by the Scientific Director concerning long-term research plans, the annual budget, and personnel selection. The board also functions as a sounding board for the Scientific Director on policy matters.
• The Zernike Institute Coordinating Office assists the Scientific Director and the Board in all aspects of their management activities.