Call for Proposals: Marcus Faculty Awards

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Announcing two research award opportunities — The Marcus Transformative Research Award for tenured faculty and the Marcus Early Career Research Award for probationary tenure-track faculty. Both awards are supported by the George and Judy Marcus Funds for Excellence in the Liberal Arts and aim to promote excellence in faculty scholarship across the disciplines in the College of Liberal & Creative Arts.

The Marcus Transformative Research Award supports up to two tenured faculty to engage in transformative research, scholarship and/or creative work by providing a semester of course release as well as a $3,000 research stipend. For more information about eligibility and criteria, please click on the Apply Now button below. Applications are due by 5 p.m., December 15, 2019.

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The Marcus Early Career Research Award provides a one-semester leave to one or two probationary faculty in their third, fourth or fifth year. All faculty submitting a Presidential Award for Professional Development of Probationary Faculty will automatically be considered for the Marcus Early Career Research Award. No separate application for the Marcus Early Career Research Award is necessary. Click here for the Presidential Award application. Applications are due in the LCA Dean’s Office by 5 p.m. November 5, 2019.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Associate Dean Troi Carleton at troi@sfsu.edu. We look forward to reading your submissions.

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