Technische Universität Berlin is governed by the executive board. Members of the board are the university president Prof. Dr. Christian Thomsen, the vice president for research, appointment strategy, knowledge & technology transfer Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christine Ahrend, the vice president for education, digitalization, and sustainability Prof. Dr. Hans-Ulrich Heiß, and the acting vice president for administration Lars Oeverdieck. Economist and political scientist Professor Dr. Ulf Schrader was elected vice president of TU Berlin on 9 June 2021 by the Extended Academic Senate. He will take up the position on 9 August 2021. The vote was held during the current period of office because of the appointment of vice president Professor Dr. Angela Ittel as president of TU Braunschweig.