The President manages the university and is its official spokesperson. Dr. Gesine Schwan has been Viadrina's President since 1999.
The Chancellor oversees the university administration and is responsible for the university's budget. Christian Zens is Viadrina's Chancellor.
Prof. Dr. Wolff Heintschel von Heinegg
Prof. Dr. Cornelia Müller
Prof. Dr. Alfred Kötzle
The Senate is an important, decision-making university body; it is comprised of professors, students, faculty and staff.
- Council of the Faculty of Law
- Council of the Faculty of Cultural Sciences
- Council of the Faculty of Business Administration and Economics
The Equal Opportunities Representative, is responsible for gender equality and diversity aspects at Viadrina.
International Student Representative Dr. Carmen Thiele observes the interests of internationals at Viadrina European University and serves as International Student Advisor.