The call for proposals is open for FUA's Faculty Development program slated for Spring 2017.
The Faculty Development program seeks to locate suitable projects aimed at the development of an integration-based teaching and learning environment for the progress of innovative pedagogic methodologies. The integrated experiences take place in the form of seminar instruction conducted by selected candidates during the FUA's twice-yearly seminar week.
- Faculty abroad teach 1-day FUA seminars during the Spring 2017 Intsession III Week (March 20-24, 2017).
- Interaction and development opportunities as an exchange between FUA departments and visiting faculties.
Deadlines and Application Procedure
The deadline is September 30, 2016. Interested candidates may download the call for proposals and application form containing details and instructions on how to apply.
Research is the crossroads where the knowledge of today encounters the potential to shape future practices. Florence University of the Arts sustains the development of new ideas that positively impact the global landscape. As an academic institution, FUA believes in the importance of research conducted in parallel with classroom instruction for the reciprocal learning advantage of the campus and greater communities.
Research projects seek to bring new perspectives to FUA academics and to the overall growth of knowledge in various disciplines.
Three main areas of research guide the direction of proposals and accepted projects in collaboration with researchers:
- Hospitality & Tourism
- Arts, including both fine arts and digital arts
- Educational Innovation with a focus on experiential and field learning
Both the FUA and external academic communities may submit proposals for research. Submissions must follow specific criteria and formatting that may be requested from the Research Coordinator. Research outcomes are published by FUA.
The 2016 research grant is currently closed (December 10, 2015 deadline). Please check back with us for subsequent call for grant proposals.
Dr. Elio Satti, firstname.lastname@example.org