Research Affiliate Qualifications

Research Affiliate Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications to Become an Institute Research Affiliate


  • Possess an advanced degree (e.g., M.A., M.S., M.P.H., Ph.D., M.D.).
  • Desire and/or demonstrated ability to conduct high quality research in the areas of human resilience that is consistent with the Mission and Values of the Institute. 
  • Agree to fulfill affiliate responsibilities by attending a minimum of 2 quarterly meetings per year and maintaining active participation in the Institute. For more information on getting involved as an affiliate, click the button below.

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The mission of the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience is to advance human resilience to adversity by designing evidence-based solutions through interdisciplinary research, healing therapies, and community training and empowerment.


NOTE: There is no fee for becoming an Institute affiliate.