Transdisciplinary Research Academy
The Nomination Process
Nominations are solicited from deans at the university. Deans are invited to nominate Academy participants in two categories: as individuals or in teams. The criteria for nomination are:
- Nominated by dean.
- Pre-existing group with a transdisciplinary focus and a global vision.
- Commitment to participate in all Academy workshops and meetings.
- Commitment to integrate research, educational and outreach missions with a regional to worldwide impact.
- Commitment to submit a competitive proposal and host a public discussion forum.
Selected members will be required to participate in the Academy over the course of one year.
Completed applications must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by Nov. 27, 2013.
The Selection Process
A committee composed of the deans as well as select faculty and members of the OVPR staff will review applications. The review process is expected to conclude on Dec. 20, 2013.
Faculty will be notified of their admittance into the Academy by jan. 8, 2014.
Inauguration into the Academy will take place on TBD.
Questions about the nomination and selection process may be addressed to Micahel San Francisco.