Faculty Research Fellowship

About the Fellowship:

The Center for Ethics and Public Engagement offers a two-year long Faculty Research Fellowship. The Fellowship provides one course release per year for two years to allow the CEPE Fellow to conduct academic work (research or other discipline-specific work) on a topic related to the annual theme of the CEPE. The call for applications is issued each fall.  All tenure-track faculty are eligible to apply.  The successful applicant is chosen by the CEPE Advisory Board.  

Application Requirements:

The candidate must submit the following application materials as pdf attachments via email to [email protected]:

  1. Project Proposal (max 1000 words), including:
    1. Explanation of project goals and plans
    2. Explanation of how the project corresponds to the theme of the CEPE
    3. Timeline for completion
    4. Plan to present project findings/final project to broader campus community sometime during the final semester of the Fellowship period
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Letter from Department Head (to be submitted under separate cover) in support of the application, explaining staffing implications for the department, and how the department plans to accommodate the course releases.