SRC’s success in raising funds and its flexible appointment policies allow it to recruit the best intellectuals in
Egypt and to provide them with adequate resources and support. Thus, SRC has become a center of open borders, and has developed into a hub of excellence.
The research faculty positions are either full or part time, and each faculty member serves on one or more research projects. In addition to the principal investigators, the center has a number of full-time professional research support staff members. These are specialists in the management of field research activities, computer specialists, accountants and administrative staff.