(John A. Delaney Presidential Professor application, 2014)
Purpose: To recognize and facilitate the scholarly productivity of distinguished faculty
Selection Criteria -- Faculty members eligible for such appointment: 1. must hold tenure at the rank of full Professor at the University of North Florida. 2. must have a strong record of significant scholarly accomplishment in the form of publications, grants, collaborations, or any discipline-specific index of achievement. 3. have never held a Presidential Professorship at the University of North Florida.
Terry Presidential Professor applications - due February 1, 2013 - CLOSED
Academic Affairs announces this year's 2015 Faculty Development Grant opportunities in areas including Scholarship, Teaching and Proposal Development (due date October 17, 2014).
Go to Faculty Grants program for more information.
Full-time tenured faculty members who will have completed at least six (6) years of continuous full-time service with the University by the end of the 2014-15 academic year are eligible to apply.
For complete eligibility guidelines, please refer to the BOT-UFF Collective Bargaining Agreement, Article 24. .
Sabbatical Memo, Fall 2014
Sabbatical Application, Fall 2015-16
The Division of Academic Affairs provides faculty members with course releases to further the faculty members´ research, scholarship, and/or creative activity. These releases are intended to recognize future promise.
Scholarship Release Program for Tenured and Tenure-Earning Faculty - Policy
Non-tenure earning faculty members are eligible to be considered as a candidate to receive a one-semester full-pay Professional Development Leave (PDL).
Professional Development Leave Guidelines for 2015-16
PDL Memo 2014
2014-15 UNF Foundation Board Initiatives
The UNF Foundation Board invites you to
learn more about the 2014-2015 Foundation Board Initiatives by attending an Open
House session on Friday, September 12th at 11:00 a.m. in room
#3805 of the Student Union, Bldg. 58/West.
It is open to all teaching faculty who have an interest in requesting
funding and have questions about the process.
During the Open House, board
members will share information about the Board Initiatives, answer questions
and give feedback. To initially request
funding a “letter of interest” must be submitted to the Deans in early
November. Finalists will then be invited
to submit full proposals due in February of 2015 and awards will be announced
in early June with funding available July 1, 2015. Details and a timeline can be found below and
are also listed on this webpage:
Foundation Board Initiatives
This year the University of North
Florida Foundation will be able to
award $50,000 and will select a maximum of three proposals for
funding. At least one of the proposals
selected for funding will support research work. The UNF Foundation Board welcomes proposals
from all UNF teaching faculty (tenured or tenure-earning faculty or
instructors). For more information contact, Christina Levine
at ext. 5396 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Successful proposals will describe
research or special projects that will accomplish one or more of the following
2014-2015 Timeline• September 12, 2014 – Open House at 11:00 a.m. in the Student Union, Room #3805 - faculty invited to meet a group of Foundation Board Advancement Committee members to discuss the proposal process and answer questions.• November 3, 2014 – 5 pm deadline for submission of one-page “letter of interest” to each Dean’s office. The letter should contain the following elements… 1. Name of Project and Brief Statement of Need/Purpose 2. Brief Description of Proposed Activities 3. Brief Description of Measurement of Success 4. Partner Organizations (if applicable) 5. How Project Fits into Department and College Strategic Plan 6. Total Amount of Funding Request 7. Department Chair’s Signature• January 23, 2015 – the committee will invite selected faculty to submit full proposals for funding.• February 20, 2015 – 5 pm deadline for submission of full proposals to each Dean’s office. • March 6, 2015 – the committee will invite finalists to make presentations to the committee on April 22nd.• April 22, 2015 – the committee will hear presentations by faculty finalists. Visuals and power points can be utilized.• June 3, 2015 – the full Foundation Board will vote to approve the committee’s recommendations for Board Initiative funding.• July 1, 2015 – funding will be dispersed into accounts and faculty will launch their projects during the new academic year.
View previous grant awards:
Foundation Board Initiatives Funding History 2000-2006
Foundation Board Initiatives Funding History 2007-2009
Foundation Board Initiatives Funding 2010-11
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