Faculty Development Committee

COVID-19 Travel Restrictions: Faculty Development Committee awards, start-up funds, endowed chair funds, etc. 

  • These funds may not be used for travel until further notice. 
  • Exception – faculty on sabbatical leave traveling to leave destinations may use research funds for travel as described in their proposal.
  • FDC awards made in prior years for travel in 2020-21 may be extended unless the awardee’s appointment at the College ends this academic year. 

The Faculty Development Committee awards grants to members of the faculty in several categories:

The committee also establishes procedures and criteria for awards.

Faculty members are reminded of other sources of internal funding, including funds administered by the Office of the Dean for Academic Affairs for Professional Conference Travel and Course Enrichment.

Application Submittal Deadlines

October 13, 2020

  • Faculty Research

November 1, 2020

  • Leave Supplements for Tenured Faculty

November 6, 2020

  • Course Development
January 26, 2021
  • Faculty Research
  • Course Development
April 13, 2021
  • Faculty Research
  • Course Development