University Sabbaticals, Fellowships & Faculty Awards Committee

2016-2017 DATES

  • Jepson Fellowship Application Due Date: September 11th
  • Sabbatical Application Due Date: September 6th, 2016
  • Waple Professorship Application December


  • At-Large
    • 2018 Shumona Dasgupta (Assistant Professor, CAS)
    • 2019 Eric Lorentzen (Associate Professor, CAS)
  • College Representatives
    • 2020 Sayan Sarkar (Assistant Professor, COB)
    • 2018 Teresa Coffman (Professor, COE) Chair
    • 2019 Caitie Finlayson (Assistant Professor, CAS) – TBD


John Morello, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs


2.6.7  The committee’s duties are to:

.1 Recommend to the Provost which sabbatical applications (as sent forward to the Provost from the deans) and which Jepson Fellowship proposals should be presented to the Board of Visitors for their approval and subsequent funding;

.2 Recommend to the Provost the faculty members who should receive the Grellet C. Simpson Award, the Graduate Faculty Award, the Outstanding Young Faculty Award, and the Topher Bill Service Award;

.3 Recommend to the Provost which faculty members should be selected as UMW’s nominees for the SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award;

.4 Study and recommend to the University Faculty Council and the Provost, as appropriate, changes in policies, application procedures, and evaluation criteria to be applied concerning university-wide faculty development grants, sabbaticals, Jepson Fellowships, and UMW faculty awards; and

.5 Perform other duties as assigned by the University Faculty Council.