The Steering Committee of the Danish Centre for Design Research is charged with the academic management of the DCDR. The Steering Committee is comprised of an external chairman (appointed by the Danish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Higher Education), the rectors of the Danish schools of architecture and design, and two external, international members.
The current members are:
Morten Kyndrup, professor, D.Phil., The University of Aarhus
Elsebeth Gerner Nielsen, rector, Designskolen Kolding
Torben Nielsen, rector, Aarhus School of Architecture
Lene Dammand Lund, rector, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation
The Steering Committee has three ordinary meetings a year.