The Mathy Junior Faculty Awards in the Arts and Humanities are given jointly by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the College of Visual and Performing Arts. These awards are designed to help promising junior faculty to become published scholars or active artists in their early years at George Mason University. The awards will provide for a release from teaching to the junior faculty member for fall or spring semester.
This program is open to assistant professors in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the College of Visual and Performing Arts in their first to fourth year at George Mason University as of the Fall of 2017. The proposed research or artistic activity must be in the arts or humanities.
Applicants should submit the following:
Proposals for Mathy Junior Faculty Awards for 2017-2018 are due by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Late proposals will not be considered.
Applications may either be:
Recipients of the Mathy Award are required to submit a brief report that highlights the major accomplishments of the research leave. It should be in a form suitable for posting on the college website and sent as an attachment to email@example.com.
Preference will be given to applicants who have not previously received a Mathy Award. Faculty accepting this award must remain a full-time employee of the University for at least one academic year after the conclusion of the leave.
Questions may be directed to Clara (703-993-8720) or Jenna (703-993-8715) in the CHSS Dean's Office, or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate "Mathy Award" in the subject line for electronic correspondence.