Faculty Research Semester

FACULTY RESEARCH SEMESTER


PURPOSE & SCOPE:

Designed to encourage and assist the faculty member in research pursuits without a complete cessation in teaching. It is designed as an alternative to leave of absence and to the sabbatical leave programs, not as a substitute for them. Grantees are expected to devote an amount of time to the research project at least equivalent to the released time (one-course reduction in teaching load for one semester).

PERSONS ELIGIBLE:

Full-time members of the teaching faculty with at least three years of service at Roanoke College.

APPLY TO: Faculty Development Committee

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

First Monday following fall break for the following academic year

A written report must be submitted to FDC within the first six weeks of the regular semester following use of funds.