Applying to the Institute


Applicants currently must be pre-doctoral, post-doctoral or early career faculty/investigators (having less than six years of academic experience after completing doctoral dissertation) who have a strong professional interest in drug abuse issues among Hispanics. Social-behavioral, biological and medical scientists are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applicants who have previous research experience and knowledge of the Hispanic population.


Refer to the website.

Please mail application to:

Interdisciplinary Research Training Institute on Hispanic Drug Abuse
Center for Drug & Social Policy Research
University of Southern California
1149 S. Hill Street, Suite. 360
Los Angeles, CA 90015-2245


For more information, please email Erika Guerrero Smith at