CiTIUS is directed by Prof. Dr. Senén Barro Ameneiro, Scientific Director, and Prof. Dr. Paula López Martínez, Deputy Director.
In the CiTIUS organisational model, advice provided by its two external commissions plays key role.
The Scientific Advisory Board advises Management, periodically evaluates the development of CiTIUS scientific activity and assesses on the secondment of new researchers. It is currently made up of six researchers of recognised scientific prestige.
The Governing Committee is the highest governing body and is made up of representatives of the University of Santiago de Compostela and the Xunta de Galicia.
The Management Support Committee is an internal structure made up of 7 senior researchers, the Scientific Director, the Deputy Director and the Knowledge Management and Transfer Unit. Its main functions are to advise management in decision-making and to collaborate in the strategic planning of CiTIUS.
The Centre's management structure is complemented by the four Support Areas: