UT Pop-Up Institutes

The Office of the Vice President for Research offers an opportunity for “Pop-Up Institutes” to operate on the UT Austin campus during summer. The Institutes provide a research format intermediate in both scale and cost between short conferences and permanent organized research structures. The UT Pop-Up Institutes are organized around interdisciplinary teams that work together for about one month toward a common research-related goal, in a common physical space, and they produce a research product based on in-depth preparation for a larger future initiative, collaborative work to carry out a defined investigation, or an effort to bring a single or group of partially completed projects to a successful conclusion.

2018 UT Pop-Up Institutes

2018 UT Pop-Up Institutes Call for Proposals

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2017 UT Pop-Up Institutes

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In the News

Short-term research institute will explore digital research methods

At first glance, it would seem that computer scientists and humanities researchers live in different worlds. Today, however, computers can help ... Read More

UT research institute will focus on genetic variation in medicine

Next summer, a short-term UT research institute will teach scientists about the new field of precision medicine. Read More

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