This honor society will be comprised of graduate students, faculty, and citizen scientists who produce meritorious research that contributes to the effort to improve health among vulnerable populations. An invitation to join this society of scholars only comes through a nomination and rigorous selection process that evaluates scientific productivity and commitment to the ideals demonstrated by the society’s namesake. Membership in this society requires one to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Dorsey through a pursuit of research excellence, a focus on marginalized populations, and a willingness to invest in the next generation of scientists.
There is no membership fee, however membership in this society requires one to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Dorsey through a pursuit of research excellence, a focus on marginalized populations, and a willingness to invest in the next generation of scientists.
A diverse panel of reviewers will evaluate all nominations. The L.C. Dorsey Research Honor Society complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.
The nomination form will open on December 1, 2021. The deadline to submit a nomination or self-nomination is February 1, 2022.
External or self-nominations must meet the following criteria:
All nominees must demonstrate results of scientific commitments to improving community health and must show results of scientific inquiry in improving the health of marginalized populations.