Summer Research Repository Fellows

Participating Repositories and Collections for 2022

Please check back for the most current list, as more repositories may join before the application closes.

Applicants can find collections in IUCAT ( or contact

Applicants can find more information on their website ( or contact

*Only available during the academic year*

Please contact the Curator of the Herbarium at

Contact Ellen Sieber, Curator, at with any questions regarding the collection. 

*On campus (in-person) fellowship(s) only*

Please contact Collection Manager Jess Miller-Camp at with any questions. 


For more information about the University Archives and their collections, please reach out to Dina Kellams at

For more information about the Wylie House collections, contact Director Carey Champion at

For more information about repositories and collections:

2021 RRF Fellows

Austin Anderson

Assistant Professor, University of North Texas,
University Archives

Austin Anderson is working with the University Archives to research the history and development of student cultural centers such as IU's LGBTQ+ Cultural Center, as well as the relationships between student recreational activity and increased activism and activity of these centers.


Natan Diacon-Furtado

Collaborative Artist and Designer, New Orleans,
Wylie House Museum and University Archives

Natan Diacon-Furtado is researching the Wylie House textile collections, as well as materials about Elizabeth Breckenridge, Sarah Parke Morrison, and Harvey Young from Wylie House and University Archives collections, to create an art installation that will be projected at Wylie House.


Christopher Joonhai Lee

Associate Professor, Lafayette College,
Archives of Traditional Music

Christopher J. Lee is working with the Dennis Duerden and Lee Nichols Collections as part of his ongoing project focused on the radio plays of the South African writer and anti-apartheid activist Alex La Guma.


Past Fellows

Past Summer Repository Research Fellows have conducted research in a variety of repositories and collaborated with several IUB faculty.

List of Past Fellows

My residency in the IU Paleontology Collection was a fantastic opportunity to collect critical data on the sizes of fossil marine animals...I expect to plan future visits to the collections, and hope to interact more regularly with the faculty and researchers at IU.

Phil Novack-Gottshall, Paleobiologist & Summer Research Fellow 2016