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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 brian.codding@anthro.utah.edu.

  1. CV
  2. Letter of interest (no more than three pages) that indicates:
    1. the impact of this release on the faculty members ability to engage in research and/or a community engaged learning project, .
    2. Description of project, target product(s), and how undergraduate ENVST students will be involved,
    3. the course that you would like a release from teaching.
Last Updated: 2/14/22