At the end of 1996 the following tenured positions were available:
During 1996 the following positions were funded by grants raised externally
by staff members of the institute.
In addition 14 long-term scientific positions were funded by the ressources
of the BGI Visiting Scientists' Program (see Sect. 5) which also supported
short-term visits for discussing future projects or presenting research
results (see Sect. 4.6). 8 scientists were funded by personal grants (stipends).