Brown Faculty Fellows

Application deadline: April 5, 2021, for academic year 2021-2022.

CSREA invites tenured, tenure-track, and lecturer-track faculty whose scholarship focuses on race, ethnicity, and/or indigeneity in the United States or comparatively, to apply to be a CSREA Brown Faculty Fellow for the academic year 2021-22. Fellows will contribute to the intellectual life of CSREA through engaged participation in scholarly and social activities at the Center. 

This program is a virtual Fall semester fellowship. The terms of the program may be subject to change.

The Fellowship
  • Fellows provided with $3,500 in stipend and up to $1,000 in reimbursable research funds 
  • Required attendance and participation at CSREA Research Seminar (about 5-7 sessions per semester)
  • Fellows expected to participate in social community-building activities sponsored by the Center (e.g. Wind Down Wednesdays, lectures, events, etc.)

For Brown University faculty of all ranks in the Humanities, Arts, and Humanistic Social Sciences working on issues of race, ethnicity, and/or indigeneity in the United States, or U.S.-related transnational contexts.  

Applicants must:

  • Be a member of the regular faculty (lecturer-track, tenured, and tenure-track faculty)
  • Have the support of their Department Chair for the fellowship

Applicants must complete this application form to be fully considered. Applications will be reviewed by the CSREA Faculty Advisory Board. Other relevant faculty within or external to Brown may be consulted at the discretion of the Board. 


Applications for AY 2021-22 term due on Monday, April 5, 2021 by 5:00 p.m. EDT. Awardees notified in May 2021. The first convening of the selected cohort of Fellows will be in September 2021. 

Questions? Please contact CSREA Program Coordinator, Saraya McPherson.  

Application Form