To view an archive of the previous faculty meeting minutes and agendas, please visit this page: Faculty Meetings.
Applications for Hixson-Lied Faculty Grants are done through NUGrant: nugrant.unl.edu/system/login. Applicants must hold a paid appointment in the College with the rank of Lecturer (0.5 or more FTE), Senior Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor of Practice, Research Assistant Professor or above. Visiting, adjunct, and emeriti faculty are ineligible.
These grants are awarded on a competitive basis to support projects that assist faculty research in ways that bring national and international attention to the College and the creative and scholarly work of the faculty.
Mar. 1, 2018-Feb. 28, 2019
Jan. 8, 2018, 5pm
Faculty Presentation of Scholarly and Creative Activity Grant
These grants are awarded on a competitive basis to offer partial support to faculty members who are invited to present their creative and scholarly work in regional, national and international settings.
Nov. 15, 2017-July 14, 2018
Sept. 8, 2017, 5pm
March 15, 2018-Nov. 14, 2018
Jan. 8, 2018, 5pm
July 15, 2018-March 14, 2019
Apr. 6, 2018, 5pm
Faculty Development Travel Grant
Designed to provide partial support for faculty travel associated with faculty professional development activities, these grants are awarded in the spring and fall.
If you have any questions, please contact Christopher Marks, Associate Dean of the Hixson-Lied College of Fine & Performing Arts at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Faculty and Staff Awards
Funding support has been created to establish an ongoing awards program for faculty and staff, to recognize outstanding performance and accomplishments in the areas of teaching, research and creative activity, faculty service, outreach and engagement, outstanding lecturer, and staff service to the College and University.
Click HERE for Hixson-Lied Faculty Award guidelines--nominations due to School Director by March 15, 2018.
Click HERE for Hixson-Lied Staff Award guidelines--nominations due to Associate Dean by Feb. 1, 2018.
Click HERE for the Distinguished Teaching Award guidelines--nominations due the Associate Dean by the first Friday in December.
Distinguished Teaching Award
Outreach/Engagement or Service Award
Academic Advising Award
Curriculum Development Award
Junior Faculty Teaching Award
Junior Faculty Research and Creative Activity Award
Senior Faculty Research and Creative Activity Award
Outstanding Lecturer Award
Hixson-Lied Staff Awards (Outstanding Staff Award, Award for Exemplary Service & M.V.P. Award)--nominations due Feb. 1, 2018.