The scientific director and the coordinator of BioCity Turku take care of the daily management of the biocentre. The is nominated by the Rector of the University of Turku for a period of five years and functions as the chairperson of the Board of BioCity Turku.
Thealong with the director of the Turku Bioscience Centre presents the affairs for decision making for the Board.
The most important decisions of the biocentre are made by the joint Board of BioCity Turku and the Turku Bioscience Centre. The members of the Board are nominated for a three year term by the University of Turku or the Åbo Akademi University.
The scientific director and the Board frequently consult the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of BioCity Turku. SAB has six members who are all well-known scientists.