|Submission Date||June 22, 2021|
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses
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Office of Sustainability
Does the institution have an ongoing program that offers incentives for academic staff in multiple disciplines or departments to develop new sustainability courses and/or incorporate sustainability into existing courses? :
A brief description of the incentive program(s):
The UL Lafayette Sustainability Faculty Fellows program aims to build a community of faculty and researchers dedicated to exploring issues of sustainability from the local to global scale, service-learning and community building, and multidisciplinary problem solving. The program is designed to support faculty in developing new sustainability course offerings, and/or redeveloping existing courses to include sustainability principles.
A brief description of the incentives that academic staff who participate in the program(s) receive:
Faculty will be awarded a $1,000 stipend for the submission of a new or updated syllabus that includes principles of sustainable development. They also receive professional development by way of sustainability training in preparation for course development.
Website URL where information about the incentives for developing sustainability course content is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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