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Join as a Core Member

To qualify as a core member of DDS, you must meet the following criteria:


  • Your home department must be in the College of Science.
  • Actively engage in at least two of these three categories: (i) conducting research in DS, (ii) teaching DS courses in COS, or (iii) contributing to DDS through service.


If you are interested in becoming a DDS core member, email your application (subject: 'Core Member Application') along with your CV to for evaluation. As part of your application, please secure nomination and support from a current core member and obtain an agreement with your home department chair.