Submission Period Open for Adjunct Faculty Development Fund Requests

Aug. 15, 2016

Submission Period Open for Adjunct Faculty Development Fund Requests
Apply by Sept. 15.

The application period for Adjunct Faculty Development Fund requests opens Monday, Aug. 15, and runs through Thursday, Sept. 15. 

The fund, which was announced last spring by the Office of the Provost, is designed to support eligible adjunct faculty for professional development, professional travel, and research activities.

Resources for Your Application

In preparation for submitting the online application, adjunct faculty members are encouraged to have the following items available:

  • A current résumé or curriculum vitae
  • A list of recent courses taught, including course number and title
  • A written endorsement from main campus department chair or extended campus director
  • A brief (no more than 250 words) description or overview of the request
  • A detailed budget of expected expenses

The grants will be awarded on a competitive basis.

To obtain more information, including the complete guidelines, please check the “Academic Affairs” channel in Connections, or contact Rita Smith, director of Academic Resources and Planning in the Office of Academic Affairs. She can be reached at or 314-246-6914.

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