Become a Faculty Affiliate

For more than a quarter century, the Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy has provided education to medical and science students, hospital clinicians and the community; has pioneered and supported research in new technologies; and has advanced the rigorous application and practice of health care ethics. 

The Faculty Affiliate Program seeks to foster collaboration between and among diverse groups of scholars, clinicians and scientists. The Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy invites UM faculty members with a strong interest in bioethics and related fields to apply to the Institute’s Faculty Affiliate Program.

  • Faculty members from all UM schools and colleges are eligible to apply to the Faculty Affiliate Program.
  • Applicants must commit to contributing to the work of the Institute.
  • Faculty at other institutions are eligible by invitation only

  • Access to the Institute’s core faculty for guidance and support on research and curriculum development projects
  • Ability to cite the Institute affiliation 
  • Inclusion on the Affiliated Faculty web page
  • Opportunities to partner on curriculum and research projects
  • Travel support -- contingent on funding availability -- to attend conferences and symposia to present papers 
  • Modest administrative support for ethics-related projects