|Submission Date||July 24, 2019|
University of Montevallo
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses
|2.00 / 2.00||
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
Behavioral and Social Sciences
Does the institution have an ongoing program or programs that offer incentives for faculty in multiple disciplines or departments to develop new sustainability courses and/or incorporate sustainability into existing courses?:
A brief description of the program(s), including positive outcomes during the previous three years (e.g. descriptions of new courses or course content resulting from the program):
We offer the Sustainability Across the Curriculum workshops every other year, and thus far 20 faculty have attended with another 15 planning to attend this summer. Each faculty has offered at least one new sustainability-themed course as part of the program.
A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:
Faculty receive a $500 stipend for completing the workshop and offering the course sometime within the next 2 years.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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