The Institute Council is the collegiate governing and management body of the Institute and is made up of:
a) The Director who presides over it, the Deputy Director and the Secretary, who will act as its Secretary.
b) All research staff attached to the Institute.
c) A representative of the administration staff and the Research Department that develops its activity in the Institute, chosen in accordance with the provisions of the electoral regulations of the University of Jaén.
d) Members representing external collaborating entities.