|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Feb. 6, 2013|
University of Louisville
ER-14: Incentives for Developing Sustainability Courses
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Assistant to the Provost for Sustainability Initiatives
Office of the Provost
Does the institution have a program that meets the criteria outlined above?:
A brief description of the program(s):
Since 2009, the Sustainability Council's Education & Research Committee has offered a curriculum development workshop series for tenured and tenure-track faculty from all disciplines at UofL called "Green Threads: Sustainability across the Curriculum." The program is designed to expose faculty to sustainability issues and help them weave sustainability themes into existing courses or to create new courses focused on sustainability.
A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:
Participants receive an honorarium of $500, a series of workshops and tours with local food meals, and resource materials on sustainability.
The website URL where information about the program is available:
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