The Institute for Advanced Study offers many interdisciplinary fellowship, research, and other funding and program opportunities for faculty, staff, students, and community members.

Open Positions

  • Program Manager, Institute for Advanced Study (IAS). The Institute for Advanced Study seeks an imaginative collaborator with wide interests and experience in event production to join our team as Program Manager.
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Environmental Stewardship, Place, and Community Initiative (MESPAC). The Mellon-funded initiative seeks a research assistant to support the development of projects related to Indigenous epistemologies and environmental humanities through organizing events and communications, supporting evaluation, and research.
  • Editorial Assistant, Open Rivers: Rethinking Water, Place, and Community. Open Rivers, the interdisciplinary journal based here at the Institute for Advanced Study, seeks a graduate assistant to join the team as editorial assistant. Successful candidates will have an interest in public scholarship, interdisciplinary and community-driven work, and editorial methods and processes. 


Open Opportunities

Research and Creative Collaborative U of M faculty, staff, students systemwide & community members October 10, 2022



The IAS offers occasional cosponsorships. Please contact [email protected] with inquiries about departmental event cosponsorship inquiries, or questions about community cosponsorships.

Additional Funding Resources



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