Faculty Development Committee is pleased to announce the availability
of four types of funding in support of faculty development
activities by faculty members. Funded by the University, the
programs are designed to provide time and resources for enhancement
of the teaching-learning process with emphasis directed toward
Full-time faculty members are eligible
applicant should not refer to a co-presenter or other
potential beneficiary of funding by name. It is
the applicant's responsibility to maintain confidentiality.
of awards are not eligible for awards within the same
category the following year.
No member of the Faculty Development Committee may receive
a faculty development award or an Award for Excellence in
Instruction while he or she serves on the committee.
Nor may he or she nominate someone for the award or write
a letter of recommendation for a nominee for the award during
this term of service.
note that the receipt of any award used for the development
of creative and scholarly works and new materials, devices,
processes, or other inventions which may have commercial potential
is governed by the Georgia Southern University Intellectual
Property Policy. University personnel are required to provide
the Provost with a project disclosure on forms provided by
the Office of Research Services and Sponsored Programs. The
Georgia Southern University Intellectual Property Policy can
be found on the web at: http://welcome.georgiasouthern.edu/president/intpropol.htm
set of application forms and a statement of policies and guidelines
for preparation and evaluation of each type of funding may
be obtained by downloading the MS Word documents via links
AWARDS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF INSTRUCTION
Application Deadline: 5:00 pm - September 7, 2012
are available for faculty members to pursue projects that
will have a direct impact upon classroom instruction. Supplies,
equipment, travel related to the project, or personal services
to develop innovative teaching strategies or improve existing
methodology may be funded.
application for the development of instruction.
AWARDS FOR PROFESSIONAL TRAVEL
Deadlines: for academic terms below are all at 5:00 pm on
the particulat date...
1) FALL: September 14, 2012
2) SPRING: (for travel before June 20, 2013) January 20, 2013
3) SUMMER: (for travel after June 20, 2013 but before October 15, 2013) March 15, 2013.
are available to support professional travel for conference
and professional meetings directly related to updating knowledge
of the discipline and enhancing your professional development
as a teacher-scholar. Please read the Grants for Professional Travel Guidelines prior to completing the application form below.
application for professional travel. Please
note that this is a NEW fillable Adobe Acrobat FORM. ALL proposals
must be submitted using this form. You MUST download and save the file to your local computer. Then open the file with Adobe Acrobat Professional, complete the form, and save it prior to submitting. Adobe Acrobat Reader will NOT work.
FACULTY DEVELOPMENT SUMMER AWARD
Application Deadline: 5:00 pm - February 8, 2013
of $3000 (salary, purchase, or reimbursement) each will allow
faculty members to upgrade skills in the discipline, to develop
innovative teaching strategies, to devise new courses/significantly
revise existing ones, to plan significant curriculum changes,
or to pursue other creative projects that affect the instructional
application for development of summer award.
AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE - CONTRIBUTIONS TO INSTRUCTION
Nomination Deadline: 5:00 p.m. September 14, 2012
Submission of materials deadline: 5:00 p.m. November 2, 2012
to recognize and reward faculty who have made outstanding
contributions to the teaching-learning process at Georgia
Southern, the Awards for Excellence in Contributions to Instruction
are presented to two full time faculty members. Recipients
are selected from persons nominated by faculty, administrators,
and/or students. Two $4,000 summer stipends are awarded.
nomination application for award for excellence in contributions
to instruction. Please note that this is a NEW fillable Adobe Acrobat FORM. ALL proposals must be submitted using this form. You MUST download and save the file to your local computer. Then open the file with Adobe Acrobat Professional, complete the form, and save it prior to submitting. Adobe Acrobat Reader will NOT work.
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