Professional Development Committee Guidelines

The goal of PDC is to help allocate resources to equitably fund professional development.

Professional Development Committee Guidelines

Nyce Faculty Development Funds

Funds available to enhance understanding and teaching abilities with reference to Latin America through travel and study of social, economic, political, cultural, and/or religious heritage of the region and the current realities of life for the people of the Latin American countries.

Nyce Faculty Development Funds

SoTL Funds

The main purpose of the summer research grant is to facilitate the development ofSoTL projects that will have the potential to be presented off-campus in some peer-reviewedform (either through presentation at a conference, or publication). However, we fundSoTL projects at all stages of development.

SoTL Funds

Sowell Scholars Faculty Grant

The recipient of the Sowell Scholars Faculty Grant shall be awarded $2,500 a year, for a three-year period, to pursue scholarly research that leads to peer-reviewed publication within the humanities (as generally defined in the Faculty Manual). The main focus of the work should not be on teaching. The recipient must be a member of the Juniata College Faculty, but does not have to hold an appointment within a humanities discipline.

Sowell Scholars Faculty Grant