The ICS is headed by a board and a scientific director.
- Prof. Andreas Flache (RUG)
- Prof. Gerbert Kraaykamp (RU)
- Prof. Tanja van der Lippe (UU) (chair)
- Prof. Peer Scheepers (RU)
- Prof. René Veenstra (RUG)
- Prof. Maykel Verkuyten (UU)
- Prof. Beate Volker (UvA)
- Prof. Herman van de Werfhorst (UvA)
- Prof. Rafael Wittek (RUG)
Annually the ICS summarizes its highlights such as received grants, PhD defenses and publications in a report.