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Resources

Professional Development | Departmental Resources | Technology Resources | Other

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Illinois is a vibrant community of scholars who are dedicated to becoming both outstanding researchers and superb teachers. As a part of this community, you will discover a number of campus and college resources that will contribute to your professional growth

Each department within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences has its own research and instructional resources. In addition, the college and the University provide supplemental resources.

Resources for Professional Development

Support for Research and Scholarship

Resource Area Support Deadline
Applied Technologies for Learning in the Arts & Sciences (ATLAS) LAS Varies see website
Center for Advanced Study Campus    
Associates Campus Release time see website
Fellowships Campus Release time see website
Research Board Campus    
Grants Campus Varies see website
Humanities Released Time Campus Varies December
LAS Administration LAS    
Study in a Second Discipline LAS Release time November
Humanities Journal Support LAS Varies November
Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities (IPRH) LAS    
Faculty Fellowships LAS Release time December
Reading Groups LAS Up to $1,500 see website

Instructional Support

Resource Area Support Deadline
Applied Technologies for Learning in the Arts & Sciences (ATLAS) LAS    
Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) Campus    
Measurement and Evaluation Campus    
Instructional Development Campus    
Teaching Advancement Board (TAB) Campus Varies see website
Campus Information Technologies & Educational Services (CITES) Campus    

Travel Support

Resource Area Support Deadline
Research Board Scholars' Travel Fund (STF) Campus    
International Programs and Studies Campus Varies  
Hewlett Research Travel Grants Campus $4,000 November

Support for Speakers and Visiting Scholars

Resource Area Support Deadline
Applied Technologies for Learning in the Arts & Sciences (ATLAS) LAS Recording see website
Center for Advanced Study Campus    
George A. Miller Visiting Professors and Scholars Campus Varies see website
MillerComm Public Events Series Campus Varies see website
The Arnold O. Beckman Lecture in Research and Innovation Campus $3,500 October

Support for Conferences

Resource Area Support Deadline
Applied Technologies for Learning in the Arts & Sciences (ATLAS) LAS Recording, registration  
International Programs and Studies Campus    
Hewlett International Conference Grants Campus Up to $12,000 November
LAS Conferences Support Program LAS up to $5,000 see website

Instructional Awards

Resource Area Support Deadline
Campus Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Campus Varies see website
Campus Award for Excellence in Graduate and Professional Teaching Campus Varies see website
Campus Award for Excellence in Online & Distance Teaching Campus $5,000 see website
Campus Award for Excellence in Advising Undergraduates Campus $2,000 see website
Campus Award for Excellence in Guiding Undergraduate Research Campus $2,000 see website
Campus Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Mentoring Campus $2,000 see website
The Dean's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching LAS $1,000 + $3,500 salary see website
Humanities Council Teaching Excellence Awards LAS $1,000 + $3,500 salary see website
Lynn M. Martin Award for Distinguished Women Teachers LAS $1,000 +$3,500 salary see website

Departmental Resources

For departmental resources, go to Department and Academic Units and choose the appropriate department.

College Educational Technology Resources

For College educational technology resources, go to Applied Technologies for Learning in the Arts and Sciences.

Other University Resources

For other University resources, go to Research and Instructional Resources.