A core team of 5 conservators/other specialists shall be employed as permanent research staff. For particular tasks, further staff may be contracted for the respective periods - a system that would ensure a permanent flow of special competences. The cooperation network with partners shall operate as a permanent setup.

Since the expertise and breadth of knowledge are of paramount importance in any kind of research, the Centre should try to find appropriate and legal ways of involving people of post-retirement age in its research activities.