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Call For Collaborators

At the IOCH, we’re dedicated to embracing the complexity of an individual’s history, biology, psychology, and social factors that inform health outcomes. By considering both the “what” and the “why” of health experiences, we aim to paint a fuller, richer picture. We invite collaborators who resonate with our philosophy.

Why Partner with IOCH?

  • Engage with a forward-thinking community rooted in functional contextualist principles.
  • Access shared resources, data, and research that emphasize context.
  • Co-create projects and initiatives that align with this comprehensive approach to health.
  • Contribute to a richer, multi-dimensional discourse on health.

Opportunities for Collaboration:

  • Research Partners - Join us in multidimensional studies that delve into the interplay between health and its contextual functions.
  • Tech Innovators - Collaborate on tools that capture and interpret health data within its lived context, providing actionable insights.
  • Educators & Advocates - Help disseminate the principles of functional contextualism in health, enriching educational curricula and public understanding.

Steps to Collaboration:

  • Reach Out: Share your background and your interest in functional contextualism.
  • Dialogue: Let's discuss how we can synergize our efforts and further the understanding of health in context.
  • Forge Ahead: Collaboratively, let's shape the future narrative of health, contextualized.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering with us is an excellent way to contribute your skills, time, and energy to support our research and educational initiatives. Whether you are a researcher, student, or advocate, we have various volunteering opportunities available to suit your interests and expertise. Some areas where you can make a difference include:

Research Assistance

Assist our research teams with data collection, analysis, and literature reviews.


Support our fundraising efforts to secure resources for research projects and initiatives.

Community Outreach

Get involved in outreach programs aimed at increasing awareness & access to health-related resources.

Content Creation

Contribute to our blog and social media platforms to share valuable insights and updates with our community.

Event Coordination

Help us organize and coordinate workshops, symposiums, and events that promote contextual human health.

Translation Services

Help translate research findings and educational materials to ensure accessibility to diverse communities.


If you are passionate about contextual human health and aspire to work in a research and educational environment dedicated to making a positive impact, we welcome you to explore our career opportunities. At the Institute of Contextual Health, we value collaboration, creativity, and a commitment to excellence. Join us in one of the following roles:

There are currently no positions available.

How to Apply

To apply for a volunteering position or explore career opportunities at the Institute of Contextual Health, please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your interests and qualifications to

Join Our Team

At the Institute of Contextual Health, we believe that dedicated individuals can create a powerful impact on the well-being of society. Join our team of researchers, educators, and advocates as we work together to advance contextual human health for a healthier, more empowered world.