- President: José Mapril
- Vice-President: Paulo Raposo
- Secretary: Jorge Varanda
- Treasurer: Luís Cunha
- Member: Sónia Vespeira de Almeida
- Member: Frédéric Vidal
- Etnográfica Director: Manuela Ivone Cunha
- President: Professor Doutor João de Deus Santos Sàágua, Universidade Nova de Lisboa;
- Vice-President: Professora Doutora Maria de Lurdes Rodrigues, ISCTE-UL;
- Secretary: Professor Doutor João Gabriel Monteiro de Carvalho e Silva, Universidade de Coimbra.
- President: Antónia Pedroso de Lima
- Vice-president: Maria Cardeira da Silva
- Member: Fernando Florêncio
The scientific council comprises all CRIA’s integrated researchers.
External Supervision Committee
Along with its management bodies, CRIA benefits from an External Supervision Committee comprising internationally renowned researchers who contribute to the monitoring CRIA’s activities and advise the management bodies. This Committee is nowadays composed by: Benoît de L’Estoile (IRIS, CNRS, France; former vice-president of theEuropean Association of Social Anthropologists), João de Pina Cabral (ICS-UL, Portugal; University of Kent, United Kingdom; former president of the European Association of Social Anthropologists), Susana Narotzky (Universitat de Barcelona; Secretary of the American Anthropological Association) e Maria da Penha Vasconcellos (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil).