EASSH is placed under the collegial responsibility of the Governing Board composed of nine members (as of November 2016): three elected members representing the college of founders (Poul Holm - Chair, Olivier Bouin, Theo Wubbels - Treasurer) three elected members representing the College of European associations and institutions (Patrick O'Donovan- IHA, Cristina Pimenta - Carmen, Frank Welz - ESA and three advisors (Andrew Sors, Marta Soler-Gallart and Monica Dietl).    The Director is Gabi Lombardo. 

Founders (as of January 2015)

  • Olivier Bouin, RFIEA / NetIAS – Networks of Institutes for Advanced Study
  • Jon Deer, RISE – Raising the Impact of the Socio-Economic Sciences
  • Didier Georgakakis, European Confederation of Political Science Association
  • Elena Gonzalez-Bianco - European Association of Digital Humanities - EADH
  • Poul Holm, ECHIC - European Consortium of Humanities Institutes and Centers
  • Wolfgang Mackiewicz, European Language Council / Conseil européen pour les langues
  • Milena Zic-Fuchs, HERA – Humanities in the European Research Area
  • Angela Schindler-Daniels, net4society
  • Theo Wubbels, European Educational Research Association - EERA

A special acknowledgement in supporting EASSH is due to the Foundation Maison des Sciences de l'Homme (France) and to the University of Bergen (Norway).