Organisation and committees
The managing director manages the business of the student services organisation, represents the student services organisation in court and out of court and is the head of personnel matters. Dipl.-Ing. (FH), Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. (FH) Oliver Schill has been appointed as managing director. The managing director is regularly appointed for a period of office of six years.
The administrative board appoints the managing director, monitors and advises him. It also makes decisions about determining the budget plan and the annual accounts and using any annual profits. It is also the task of the administrative board to appoint an auditor, formally approve the managing director’s work regarding finances and issue the rules concerning contributions. The administrative board consists of three student representatives, three university management representatives, three outside experts and one representative from the Ministry of Science.
The representatives’ council makes decisions about the articles of association and elects the members of the administrative board. The members of the representatives’ council are the rectors and chancellors of the universities by virtue of their office and elected full-time lecturers and students at the universities where the Studierendenwerk Tübingen-Hohenheim provides social support. Regardless of the number of students at the individual institutes, between two and four representatives are elected from each.