Faculty Development Opportunities

2017-2018 Academic Year

  • University Grants

    Academic Technology Innovation Grant
    Rolling application

    Cultural Literacy Curriculum Institute
    Look for Call from Committee in SP/18

    Global Fellows
    Look for Call from Committee in SP/18

  • Faculty Development Grants: Small, Large, & Unit Release

    Candidate submits application electronically to Dean of Faculty
    February 16, 2018
    NOTE: if grant includes course release, obtain approval from Dean by January 13, 2018

    Faculty Life & Development committee begins evaluation process
    March 2018

    Committee notifies candidates of decision
    March 23, 2018

    Grant activity/expenditures begin
    AFTER July 1, 2018

    ORIGINAL receipts and documentation of expenditures sent to Provost’s Office (retain copies for your files)
    Ongoing

    Last date to submit expenses
    June 1, 2019

    Development Grant written summary report due electronically to Dean of Faculty
    Nov. 15, 2019

  • Travel Grants

    Application Due Dates
    October 13, 2017 & February 16, 2018

  • CTLS Grants

    Fall Semester
    Apply by

    September 30, 2017

    Decision by
    October 12, 2017

    Group meets
    October - December

    Report due
    February 1, 2018 to Dean of Faculty

    Spring Semester:
    Apply by
    December 8, 2017

    Decisions by
    December 21, 2017

    Group meets
    February - April

    Report due
    June 16, 2018 to Dean of Faculty

  • Junior & Senior Faculty Fellowships Grants

    Applications must be received before 5 pm EST on Jan 15, 2018

  • Sabbatical

    Candidate submits full application and most recent Annual Report electronically to Dean
    Sept. 15, 2017

    Written recommendation from Dean to Faculty Life & Development Committee with copy to Candidate (Dean forwards full application and recommendation electronically to Dean of Faculty for Faculty Life & Development Committee consideration)
    Oct. 27, 2017

    Written recommendation from Faculty Life & Development Committee to Provost with copy to Candidate (Faculty Life & Development Committee forwards full application and recommendations to Provost)
    Dec. 1, 2017

    Written recommendation from Provost to President with copy to Candidate (Provost forwards full application and recommendations to President)
    Dec 8, 2017

    President decision and sends letter to Candidate with copy to Dean, Faculty Life & Development Committee, and Provost
    Dec 15, 2017

    Faculty submits a written summary report electronically to Provost within two months following completion of sabbatical

  • Individual Professional Development Accounts