CFAC Faculty Resources

Artist in Residence Call for Proposals for 2016-2017

UCA Artists in Residence Proposal Application 2016-2017

CFAC Outstanding Student Award 2015 Guidelines and Application


Faculty Grant Opportunities

Faculty who will be applying for grants with IDC for instructional or curricular development projects, please be aware of the following due dates.  The grant proposals must be submitted to the dean by these dates for consideration.  The application can be filled out online, saved, and emailed to your department chairperson and the dean for completion.  Visit the IDC web site for the application and instructions.

There are various grant opportunities for UCA faculty through the Instructional Development Center, theUniversity Research Council,  and the UCA Foundation.  Sponsored Programs can assist the academic community with obtaining grants.  For more information regarding these opportunities, please visit the respective web sites.  As opportunities become available, information will be added to this site.



Redesigning General Education


Public Art Committee

Gayle Seymour, Chair (CFAC)

Barclay McConnell (Art, Baum Gallery)

Jeff Young (Chair, Art Department)

Adam Price (Student Government Association, President)

Larry Lawrence (Facilities Management)

Dito Morales (Faculty, Art Department)

Sera Streiff-Vena (Community Language School)

Sandra Hooper (UCA Staff, Undergraduate Studies)

Kim Williams (Community Representative)

Mike Kemp (UCA Foundation, Publications and Creative Services)


Committee on Committees

Amy Hawkins (Chair)

Deborah Kuster (Art - College Rep.)

Elizabeth Smith (Art - Dept. Rep.)

Brent Shires (Music - College Rep.)

Jann Bryant (Music - Dept. Rep.)

Polly Walter (Mass Comm/Theatre - College Rep.)

Donna Stephens (Mass Comm/Theatre - Dept. Rep.)

Riva Brown (Communication - College Rep.)

Jeffrey Pe-Aguirre (Communication - Dept. Rep.)

Lisa Mongno (Writing - College Rep.)

Kyle Mattson (Writing - Dept. Rep.)


Curriculum and Assessment Committee

Donna Stephens (Chair, Mass Communication & Theatre)

Holly Laws (Art)

Jeff Pe-Aguirre (Communication)

David Kieth (Mass Communication & Theatre)

Lorraine Duso (Music)

Lynn Burley (Writing)

Brent Shires (At-Large, Music)

Ellen Stengel (At-Large, Writing)


Research Committee

Reinaldo Morales (Chair, Art)

Donna Pinckley (Art)

Monika Alston-Miller (Communication)

Chris Churchill (Mass Communication & Theatre)

Stephanie Dickinson (Music)

Jen Talbot (Writing)

Shauna Meador (At-Large, Mass Communication & Theatre)

Brantley Douglas (At-Large, Music)


Tenure & Promotion Committee

Chris Fritzges (Chair, Mass Communication & Theatre)

Jennifer Rospert (Art)

Liz Smith (Alternate, Art)

JJ McIntyre (Communication)

Amy Hawkins (Alternate, Communication)

Kevin Browne (Alternate, Mass Communication & Theatre)

Jane Dahlenburg (Music)

Garry Craig Powell (Writing)

Scott Payne (Alternate, Writing)


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