Brown Faculty Fellows


CSREA invites tenured and other long-term faculty whose scholarship focuses on race, ethnicity, and/or indigeneity in the United States. and work that connects the U.S. to related transnational contexts, to apply to be a CSREA Brown Faculty Fellow for the fall 2023 academic term. Fellows will contribute to the intellectual life of CSREA through engaged participation in scholarly and social activities at the Center.

This program is an in-person fall semester fellowship. The terms of the program may be subject to change.

  • Awardees are provided with $2,500 in stipend and up to $1,000 in reimbursable research funds. 
  • Attendance and participation at the in-person CSREA Research Seminar (the exact number of sessions to be determined) is required.
  • Fellows are expected to participate in social community-building activities sponsored by the Center (e.g. lectures, events, etc.).
About the CSREA Research Seminar

The CSREA Research Seminar, which meets about every two weeks during the semester, is a collegial and engaging setting where fellows share written works in progress and provide feedback to one another.


For Brown University faculty of all ranks working on issues of race, ethnicity, and/or indigeneity in the U.S. and in the Americas or in related transnational contexts pursuing projects that are scholarly in nature. 

Applicants must:

  • Be a member of the regular 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 (FAB). Other relevant faculty within or external to Brown may be consulted at the discretion of the FAB. 


Applications for the fall 2023 academic term are due on Friday, April 14, 2023. Awardees will be notified in May 2023. The first convening of the selected cohort of fellows will be in September 2023.

Questions? Please contact CSREA Program Coordinator, Maggie Murphy.