Board of directors:
Prof. Dr. Axel Michaels (Classical Philology, Freiburg University; secretary of the Philosophical-Historical Section of the Heidelberg South Asia Institute at the Heidelberg University)
Prof. Dr. Thomas Holstein (Biology, Heidelberg University; Secretary of the Mathematical-Scientific Section of Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities)
Prof. Tanja Schultz (an external member appointed by the Rector, computer science, University of Bremen)
According to the statute, the directors of the Marsilius-Kolleg are members of the selection committee.