ENVST Career-Line Faculty Endowment
ENVST Endowment Supports Research and/or a Community Engaged Learning Project.
Career line faculty from the Environmental and Sustainability Studies (ENVST) program are invited to apply for a course release, funded by the ENVST Endowment. This release time is to be used to mentor ENVST majors working on a research and/or a community-engaged learning/research project and should lead to an educational (e.g., curricular innovation), research (e.g., paper, grant), and/or community-facing product (e.g., presentation, report, interactive exhibit). The ENVST Director will select the recipient and the successful recipient cannot apply again for two years.
Applications will be due March 1 each year and the recipient will be notified by May 1. The course release will be for one course the following academic year. Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Letter of interest (no more than three pages) that indicates:
- the impact of this release on the faculty members ability to engage in research and/or a community engaged learning project, .
- Description of project, target product(s), and how undergraduate ENVST students will be involved,
- the course that you would like a release from teaching.