The research team consists of research fellows, research assistants and doctoral candidates. In addition, freelance researcher are associated with the Liechtenstein Institute.
The functions of the director, the two assistants of the management and the position of the staff member responsible for the library are performed part-time.
The institute's executive board of six works in an honorary capacity.
The Academic Council is made up of renowned scholars. The council meets twice a year.
Several of the over 20 former research fellows have taken chairs at foreign universities.
A high continuity is given within the Academic Council. The list of the former council members includes only 11 names.