Prof. Tiziana di Matteo was appointed by the Minister on 30.12.2019.

The Board of Directors has powers of direction and strategic planning relating to the acts of organization, operation, administration and management of the CREF. The Board of Directors is made up of the President and two other members chosen from experts of high national and international scientific qualification and / or high administration.

Two members, including the President, are designated by the Minister of Education, University and Research. A member is designated by the President, after consulting the Coordinators of the interdisciplinary scientific activities in which the CREF is engaged, after consulting the scientific community of reference