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Summer Institute Lead Faculty Opportunities

The Summer Institute 2022 application cycle
deadline has been extended to January 31, 2022.
Download the application guidelines packet today!

From July 25-July 29, 2022, the Social Transformation Research Collaborative will host newly admitted undergraduate students to a Summer Institute on Influencers for Racial and Social Justice. The STRC is seeking applications from LAS tenure-line faculty interested in joining the leadership team of the 2022 Summer Institute.

Tenure-line faculty in LAS are eligible to apply. Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate that they:

  • have academic interest in and teaching experience related to the subject matter and theme of the Institute, Influencers for Racial and Social Justice;
  • are deeply conversant with the humanities;
  • have a desire to connect with and mentor students.

Faculty chosen for these roles will be compensated with one unit of summer salary.

Application Timeline

The application timeline for Summer Institute 2022 is outlined below. Interested faculty should review the FAQ and plan to attend the general information session on Dec. 9, 2021 at 2 PM (RSVP here). Please direct questions to the directors of the STRC, Julie Moody-Freeman ( and Bill Johnson González (

Stage Date
Call for Application posted
December 2, 2021
Online Application opens
December 6, 2021
Online Application closes
Extended to January 31, 2022
Appointment notifications February 14, 2022

Application Preparation

Applicants for the Summer Institute Lead Faculty opportunity should review the Application Guidelines packet, which provides details of all materials that must be submitted through the online application. The application process is the same from year to year, though the shared annual theme changes. The Collaborative's 2021-22 shared theme is Influencers for Racial and Social Justice.

Guidelines & Preparation

Download the Application Guidelines for easy offline review.

Download Packet

Ready to apply?

The application deadline has been extended to January 31, 2022. Contact us for questions about the application or apply below.

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