The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of HITS is a group of internationally renowned scientists that supports the management of HITS in various aspects of running, planning, and directing the institute. In particular, the SAB orchestrates the periodic evaluation of all the research groups of HITS. The evaluation is a continuous process involving three to four research groups per year. The SAB presents the results to the HITS management and makes recommendations of how to further improve the institute’s research performance.
The SAB had its constitutive meeting in November 2014, and currently consists of the following members (as of December 2020):