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Research Assistants at CFYS bring expertise and experience from many different disciplines

CFYS welcomes new Research Fellows.

Research Fellow status is granted to UVic faculty researchers who are actively engaged in relevant research that will contribute to the Centre for Youth & Society's core mission and goals. Research Fellow status will be considered upon receipt of a completed application in writing to the Centre and is granted for a specified term, with approval from the Director. CFYS Research Fellows are considered voting members of the Centre. Their research and networking activities form a significant part of the Centre's work. Research Fellows are also requested to note this affiliation in their published work and scholarly activities.

To become a Research Fellow, please sign and email the personal statement and nomination form to

CFYS welcomes new Student Affiliates. As a Student Affiliate you will meet graduate students across the university who are engaged in youth related research. You will receive the CFYS e-news and all research assistant job postings along with regular invitations to learning events.

To become a Student Affiliate, please submit an application online through the CFYS Student Affiliate Form or contact

Student Affiliates are eligible to apply to awards.

See also working at CFYS and our scholarships/fellowships.

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CFYS welcomes new community research partnerships.

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See our partnerships and for a list of recent partners see community partners.

For small scale research needs of non-profit organizations see Community Research Exchange.