|Submission Date||June 17, 2013|
ER-14: Incentives for Developing Sustainability Courses
Associate Professor / Chair Committee on Sustainability 2012-2013
Does the institution have a program that meets the criteria outlined above?:
A brief description of the program(s):
The Provost's office manages the Curricular Development Grant, which faculty can apply for to develop courses outside their area of expertise. Although this grant is not limited to sustainability-related courses, it has often been used for them. In 2011, for example, a Curricular Development Grant was awarded to Jason Brozek (Government), Bill Hixon (Government) and David Gerard (Economics) for the creation of ENST 151: Intro to Environmental Policy.
A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:
Materials, travel funding, and stipends.
The website URL where information about the program is available:
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