The Ostrom Workshop invites applications for Workshop Affiliated Faculty (WAF) members and Program Affiliates for our Research Programs. Active scholars—both at Indiana University and in other settings—who have an interest in research being done at the Ostrom Workshop are welcome to apply.
The Ostrom Workshop has developed an international reputation for innovative research related to institutional analysis and common-pool resource governance. As we build on that legacy and focus on governance, we seek to expand and strengthen affiliations with scholars from a broad range of academic disciplines.
Affiliates have the opportunity to present and receive feedback on their research in progress; to engage in interdisciplinary research; to participate in developing research programs; and to draw on financial support for themselves and their most promising students. We invite affiliates to communicate with us about their research ideas that may develop into collaborative projects and have resources that can help in the development of these projects.
In return, we strongly encourage WAF members to participate in the below ways: