Become an Affiliate

Affiliation Positions:

The deadline for the 2012-2014 CIS Affiliate Program was Friday, June 8, 2012.

The 2012-2014 CIS Affiliates are listed on our People page.

We will be accepting applications for the 2014-2016 CIS Affiliate Program in the summer of 2014. 

Affiliate Scholars
Professors in law, computer science, communications, economics, or a related field, selected for formal affiliation with the Center for a period of two years.

Affiliate Junior Scholar:
PhD candidates or post docs working on issues of technology law or policy, selected for formal affiliation with the Center for a period of at least one year.

Non-Residential Fellow:
Practitioners of technology law, selected for formal affiliation with CIS for a period of two years.

• Affiliates and fellows are selected on the basis of relevant expertise and a demonstrated commitment to the Center’s mission—namely, studying and preserving the conditions for free speech, privacy, innovation, autonomy, and other core values in the context of technological progress. Particular emphasis is placed on research or other activities that result in practical advances in technology law or policy.