The University of Massachusetts Amherst

SBS Senior Lecturer Professional Improvement Fellowship

The SBS Senior Lecturer Professional Improvement Fellowship provides a one-semester release for select non-tenure-track faculty in the College who have achieved the rank of Senior Lecturer or above, to engage in professional improvement activities that directly relate to their job responsibilities and/or advance important initiatives of the College or their department. Each recipient shall, upon completion of the fellowship, file a detailed report of their activities with their Department Chair and Dean.
Award Eligibility
Applicants must have achieved the rank of Senior Lecturer or Senior Lecturer II to apply.
Award Timeline
The deadline for applications was October 18, 2019. Applications will be reviewed by the College Review Committee, the Dean, and finally the Provost. The Provost will award fellowships by January 10, 2020.
Application Criteria
Applications must include a CV, a current job description, and a detailed fellowship proposal. The proposal should describe how the fellowship will be used to develop and expand the applicant’s expertise and future contributions to the College or their department. In evaluating applications, the College will prioritize activities that advance the mission of the College, its departments, and programs.
Applicant Information
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Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.