The SSSC is a University of Saskatchewan Centre and reports through the office of the Vice President Research. An Advisory Board, reporting to the VP Research provides strategic and financial oversight. The Board is made up of Vice Deans of Research (or equivalent) in the Colleges the Centre serves – Agriculture, Health Sciences, Engineering, Arts & Science, an external R&D organization, a representative of the user community, and an appointed Director of the Centre. The Centre Director and Manager develop new opportunities and promote the Centre. An Internal Management Committee made up of Principal Investigators with active research programs covering the breadth of instrumentation and science and engineering research fields, user representatives, and the Centre Manager and Director steer the centre.