Join Us: Become an Affiliate of the Thornton Institute

Affiliation with the Thornton Institute provides organizations and individuals:

  • access to information beyond what is available on the website
  • opportunity to list events on the homepage
  • reduced rates to symposia hosted by the Institute
  • opportunities to promote responsible assessment centers in developed and developing countries.

Affiliates of the Institute include organizations and individuals seeking to promote responsible application of assessment center processes. Affiliates strive to follow evidence-based and participant-centered best practices of the assessment center method. Affiliates adhere to professional standards and guidelines related to assessment center practices of the American Psychological Association, the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, the International Taskforce on Guidelines and Ethical Considerations for Assessment Center Operations, and other regulations governing local practices.

Current Affiliates

The Institute does not certify assessors or endorse services provided by affiliates or any organization.


Cost of affiliation is $1000 per year.

To apply, click here.