The journal has a board composed of reputable local and international specialists who ensure the correct application of editorial policies, protect the focus of the journal and ensure the quality of its content. Board members are appointed for a period of five years and can serve up to two terms. The renewal of the Board is a responsibility of the editor. The editor is appointed by the University of the Free State through an open process of expression of interest and interviews. The editor is appointed by the University of the Free State. The editor performance has to be assessed on annual basis by the Board and the University. The University has a right to dismiss the editor should it find that the journal standing and performance has been undermined.