USA Faculty Development Council

Research Project

Poster Session



USA Faculty Development Council's 25th Annual Research Forum 

The 25th Annual USA Faculty Development Council's Spring Graduate Research Forum will take place Monday, April 9th through Wednesday, April 11th, 2018.  The program and poster session will take place the afternoon of Wednesday, April 11th.  This event will be held in the Student Center Ballroom.  

Information for poster presenters (see below): 

Abstract forms and submission forms are due on Friday, March 23rd by 5 pm.

Click here for the 2018 Research Forum Submission Form
Click here for the 2018 Research Forum Abstract Form

Click here for an example of an abstract with authors only from USA
Click here for an example of an abstract with authors from USA and other universities/organizations

Call for Proposals

USA Faculty Development Council (USAFDC) announces the 2018 Call for Proposals.  The purpose of the USAFDC grant is to initiate and strengthen faculty research, scholarship, and creative skill as well as to increase faculty/program competitiveness for external grants.  The Faculty Development Council also supports worthy projects for which external funding is not generally available.  The maximum award for this grant is $5,000.

Announcement: The management of proposals and awards will now be handled through the Office of Research & Economic Development. An updated template, guidelines, and process will be posted on this site by mid-December.

The proposal submission deadline is Monday, January 22, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.  It is anticipated that grant awards will be announced in mid/late March 2018.

Call the Office of Research & Economic Development (460-6333) or contact with questions.


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