Faculty Research Committee
A committee of the Academic Senate, the Faculty Research Committee’s purpose is to review and recommend faculty intramural and junior/senior awards to the president for approval and distribution. The committee formulates, reviews and recommends policies regarding awarding of grants, which are administered by the CSUF Office of Grants and Contracts. The committee also assesses faculty needs in areas of research and creative activities, and makes recommendations to the Academic Senate and president. Further, the committee works with the campus community to enhance the university’s research climate.
* Academic Senate member
Fund for Scholarly and Creative Activities
The Fund for Scholarly and Creative Activities supports creative and scholarly activities of faculty, recognizing their need to dedicate significant time to such endeavors. Selected tenured and tenure-track faculty receive up to one course of assigned time.
Incentive Grants to Encourage External Funding
Incentive grants provide the seed money necessary to assist faculty submit competitive external funding requests at the local, regional and/or national level.
Senior/Junior Faculty Research Grants
Faculty Research grants support and enhance faculty research and creative activities, as well as provide support in competing for external funding.