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The Baruch College Faculty Handbook

Faculty Fellowship Publications Program 2006



Last updated on 10/18/05

Faculty Fellowship Publications Program 2006

Program for the Design and Execution of a Scholarly Publication

 

INTRODUCTION

 

In keeping with the University’s commitment to diversity, the University Office of Compliance and Diversity Programs, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Faculty and Staff Relations, will sponsor the Faculty Fellowship Publications Program (FFPP).  This is a University-wide initiative designed to assist full-time untenured CUNY junior faculty in the design and execution of scholarly writing projects.  These writing projects may include articles for juried journals as well as books for scholarly presses.         

 

This year's program is limited to faculty from the following disciplines: Area and Ethnic Studies, Fine, Applied Arts and Media, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Business/Management.

                       
ELIGIBILTY

The applicant must satisfy the following requirements:

 

  • Must be an untenured Assistant Professor hired on or before September, 2003; 
  • Must be employed full-time for at least one academic year (faculty in substitute appointments are not eligible);
  • Must have an earned doctorate.
  • Must have a letter of endorsement from the College Provost/Dean of Faculty or by the Department Chairperson supporting the reassigned time.

THE PROGRAM

 

Each selected faculty member's work will be discussed and reviewed at regularly scheduled seminar-type meetings, led by a senior-level faculty mentor. The program requires participants to support each other in all phases of publication preparation through constructive commentary.  The group mentor is also available for individual consultation. 


The program is expected to begin in January 2006 throughout the spring semester.  Three (3) credit hours of reassigned time will be given to the selected participants.

 
Selected faculty will participate in an intensive orientation in December 2005. During the spring semester, group meetings and subsequent one-on-one meetings with the mentor will provide continued support for the writing projects.

 

Note:  Past participants of the program will not be considered. 

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

 

If you would like to apply for this program, please send the following items by mail no later than November 18, 2005 to:

 

Ms. Candita C. Gual

The City University of New York

University Office of Compliance and Diversity Programs

Faculty Fellowship Publication Program

535 East 80th Street, 4th Floor

New York, New York 10021

 

  • Cover letter (on campus letterhead if possible) giving the following: 
  • Name, Campus, Rank and Department
  • Date of Initial Full-time Appointment
  • Home Address, Telephone Numbers, and E-mail address
  • A detailed statement (up to 3 pages) of the topic for publication;
  • A current curriculum vita;
  • A letter of endorsement from your Department Chair and Provost supporting the reassigned time.
  • Four (4) copies of all of the above (1-4).

NOTE:    Accepted participants will be notified by December 2, 2005.

 

 

CUNY’s Protected Class Members are Particularly Encouraged to Apply.