Fulbright Scholars Program

February 13, 2019

The Fulbright US Scholars program is a competitive cultural exchange in which selected US citizens receive monies to study, teach, or conduct research abroad. CFE supports faculty Fulbright Scholars by providing application assistance, holding information sessions, holding Fulbright Day in … Continued

Junior Faculty Development Awards for Calendar Year 2019

October 17, 2018

Are you an untenured assistant or associate professor looking for financial support for a research or scholarly project? Consider this exciting grant opportunity for Junior Faculty: The Provost’s Office is now accepting applications for competitive Junior Faculty Development Awards paid … Continued

CREATE Workshops

October 16, 2018

CREATE is a systematic method for teaching students to engage in the research process using published papers. When the method is used, students have opportunities to read parts of a publication, analyze and critique the data, and predict the next … Continued

Teaching after Hurricane Florence

September 19, 2018

While classes have resumed here in Chapel Hill, many faculty and students are continuing to cope with Hurricane Florence. The Center for Faculty Excellence is here to assist faculty as we support students who were affected by the storm. Fortunately, … Continued

CFE Welcomes Susan Girdler as new Faculty-In-Residence!

July 23, 2018

  The Center for Faculty Excellence is excited to announce its newest CFE Faculty-In-Residence—Dr. Susan Girdler.  Dr. Girdler brings vast expertise and experience in faculty development and in faculty mentoring, and plans to develop resources and programming in these areas … Continued

CFE Welcomes Dr. Darin J. Knapp

May 1, 2018

The Center for Faculty Excellence welcomes Dr. Darin J. Knapp as its new Associate Director for Faculty Development in Research. Dr. Knapp brings 31 years of interdisciplinary basic research experience to the Center with extensive experience in mentoring, grantwriting, research, … Continued

Apply now for the Course Design Institute

April 29, 2018

We are currently accepting applications for the next Course Design Institute (June 4/6/8, 2018; 12:30-4:30pm) until Friday, May 11, 2018. Each three-day CDI offers structured opportunities for developing your course while receiving feedback from your peers throughout the process. You … Continued