Visiting Researchers and Scholars Programs (KIE and PCCB)

The Kennedy Institute of Ethics (KIE) and the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics (PCCB) invites scholars from around world to participate in their Visiting Researchers and Scholars Programs.

These programs are designed to let scholars conduct research on bioethical issues in residence at Georgetown University, with access to the full range of scholarly resources the campus offers. Additionally, researchers are granted special privileges at the Bioethics Research Library which include individualized consultations and research assistance from Library staff with reference support that continues beyond the term of residence. Visiting researchers may request a consultation with the Bioethics Research Library staff, or contact us via email at We look forward to working with you and encourage you to view additional information about using our library.

If you are interested in becoming a visiting researcher, learn more about and apply to the KIE Visiting Researchers Program or the PCCB Scholars' programs, with all the services and support of the Bioethics Research Library at your fingertips.