|Submission Date||Nov. 15, 2018|
Virginia Theological Seminary
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses
Academic Administration and Student Life
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):
Funding is available for conferences and professional development. One faculty member has obtained a certificate related to sustainability from an institution in Vermont. Her interest in campus sustainability as well as her position as a Vice President has opened doors for new sustainability measures on campus including a budget line to fund existing and new measures.
A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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