Become a Member Investigator of the IDDRC


Eligibility is open to any Washington University faculty member engaged in research of relevance to intellectual and developmental disabilities. This includes Principal Investigators and Co-Investigators. Graduate students and post-doctoral scholars are encouraged to access IDDRC resources through primary IDDRC investigators/mentors.

Benefits of an IDDRC Membership

· Access to IDDRC Core Services
· Discounted Rates for Core Services
· Eligibility for IDDRC pilot funds
· Continuous exchange of news, ideas,
· Access to education and advancement opportunities
· Ability to present research and findings through IDDRC-sponsored lectures, symposia, and seminars

Obligations of an IDDRC Member

· Conduct research in accordance with IDDRC mission statement
· Utilize proper IDDRC NIH citation (NIH/NICHD U54 HD087011) for publications benefitting from Core Services
· Contribute to scientific dialogue through IDDRC lectures, symposia, communications, and seminars
· Report progress regularly on research activities, grants, and publications relating to IDDRC-supported projects

To apply for Membership

Please submit the following to

Up-to-date Biosketch
Name, Title, Department, Employee ID #
A description of how you were referred to the IDDRC
A description of how your current or expected research projects and interests align would utilize IDDRC cores or align with IDDRC themes/aims