The supervisory board consists of 3 representatives from our academic stakeholders (University of Vienna , Danube University Krems, University of natural resources and life sciences, Vienna) as well as of two representatives from our principal funding authorities (Provincial Government of Lower Austria, Municipal Authority of Vienna). At the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, WasserCluster is linked to the Department of Water - Atmosphere - Environment, at the University of Vienna it is linked to the Department of Limnology & Bio-Oceanography, and at the Danube University Krems it is linked to the Department for Healt Sciences and Biomedicine.

The management board consists of managing director Univ. Prof. Dr. Thomas Hein and managing director Mag. Erika Fischer.

Performance and Development of research and education is pursued by four working group leaders and their working groups.

The scientific advisory board consists of seven experts in the field of water and ecosystem research.