The tasks of the institute council include the strategic direction of the association, advising the board, and appointing and dismissing members of the board.
|Bernd Mix, Ibbenbüren
|Gunda Georgi, Chemnitz
|Judith Osterbrink, Kassel
|Stephanie Kröger, Osnabrück||Heinz Müller, Mainz|
|Michael Platte, Hamm||Peter Nied, Stuttgart|
|Matthias Röder, Darmstadt-Dieburg||Klaus Guido Ruffing, Homburg|
|Lilith Smekal, Backnang||Maik Zilling, Peine|