— Spring 2011
that several deadlines occur early in the spring semester. Unless otherwise
noted, for more information contact the TRC at 982-2815 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Endowment for the Humanities Distinguished Teaching Professorship
Deadline: Tuesday, January 18, 2011. Distinguished Teaching Professors are selected from among UVa associate and full professors in the humanities who teach courses that fulfill College Area Requirements. Send nominations and applications to Bruce Holsinger, Associate Dean for Humanities and the Arts, Cabell Hall, PO Box 400771, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904-4771. For more information, contact Marva Barnett at the Teaching Resource Center (email@example.com; 982-2816).
Faculty Senate Dissertation-Year Fellowships
Deadline: Thursday, February 3, 2011 by 5pm. Fellowships of approximately $25,000 (to cover tuition, fees, health insurance, and stipend) will be awarded to graduate students from across the University for their final year of doctoral work. These fellowships reward graduate students who have taught extraordinarily well at UVa while also maintaining a record of research excellence in their discipline. Click here for the full call for applications. Questions about the application process should be directed to Professor Stephen Macko, Department of Environmental Sciences (firstname.lastname@example.org). To find out more about the award, visit the Faculty Senate website at www.virginia.edu/facultysenate.
Faculty and GTA Teaching Awards and Cavaliers' Distinguished Teaching
Deadline: Monday, February 7, 2011. The Provost’s Office and the Teaching Resource Center are proud to administer this program of over a dozen faculty teaching awards, 28 school/department-wide Graduate Teaching Assistant awards, and four All-University GTA teaching awards.
+ Technology Support Partners (TTSP)
Deadline: Monday, February 14, 2011. The TTSP program, funded by the Provost and ITC, trains a graduate student to provide faculty within a department or school with technical support in using new technologies for teaching innovation. The program usually selects four departments to join each year. Schools and departments with a substantial undergraduate population are eligible. Program description at http://tti.virginia.edu/ttsp/.
Graduate Student Associates
Deadline: April 1, 2011. Graduate Student Associates are essential to
the operation of the TRC. See the position
announcement for more specifics.
Applications considered beginning Monday, June 6, 2011. Tomorrow’s Professor Today is a certificate-bearing program open to a limited number of graduate and postdoctoral students considering an academic career.
in Diversity Fellowships
Deadline: TBD The University-wide Excellence in Diversity Fellows Program supports first-year tenure-track faculty in developing productive long-term careers at U.Va. The Program fosters strong interdisciplinary mentoring and peer networks, offers monthly workshops, and provides $1000 grants for professional development. Senior colleagues are invited to encourage new hires to apply.
Professors As Writers (PAW) Writing Grants
Deadline: TBD Through one-time writing grants of up to $1000 offered annually, the PAW Program supports U.Va. faculty with writing-related concerns at any stage of their careers. For more information, contact the PAW Program Administrator (email@example.com, 982-2815).