If you wish to join a challenging collaborative of implementation researchers, we invite you to apply to the Implementation Research Institute (IRI). This unique interdisciplinary training program will help you launch a research career in implementation science and will provide:

  • Experiential Learning
  • Didactic Training
  • Faculty Mentoring

APPLICATION DEADLINE  = February 5, 2018

To apply, download the Application Form & Recommendation Form. Please observe that your mentor should also answer a Qualtrics survey.

A single .pdf with all application materials should be sent to  iri@brownschool.wustl.edu

Candidates should have:

  • Graduated from medical school or hold a PhD from such fields as social work, psychology, health services, nursing, anthropology, public health, or management. Entry-level mental health researchers encouraged to apply.
  • Expressed interest in implementation research in mental health and/or drug abuse.
  • Prior or concurrent experience relevant to implementation research, such as evidence-based intervention development and/or testing, or mental health services research or research in substance abuse.
  • Prior experience writing a grant for external federal funding, i.e. an NIH F31, R03, R34/R21, or K award application (prior/current external funding preferred).
  • A home institution with an on-site mentor who can support of the Fellow’s progress in grant writing and scholarly publication.
  • The ability and commitment to benefit from all aspects of the Implementation Research Training Institute (see above).

The 2018 IRI has been scheduled for the week of June 11-15.

If you have inquiries/questions, please email iri@brownschool.wustl.edu.