UNU-MERIT’s board oversees the governance of the institute and works with the Director, his office and staff, to set our mission and strategy and monitor its successful delivery.

Prof. Dr. Philip Vergauwen
Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Dr. Gabriela Dutrenit
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Xochimilco, Mexico

Prof. Dr. Xiaolan Fu
Oxford University, UK

Prof. Dr. Rianne Letschert (Observer)
Rector Magnificus, Maastricht University

Dr. David Malone
Rector, United Nations University

Dr. Philippe Mawoko
Director, African Observatory for Science, Technology and Innovation

Dr. Rohinton Medhora
President, Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)