CFAC Faculty Resources

Artist in Residence Call for Proposals 2015-2016

Faculty Excellence Awards

CFAC Outstanding Student Award Guidelines and Application (2014)


How to Apply for CFAC and URC Research Grants

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.



Outstanding Student Award Guidelines and Application

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 Pitchford (Chair)

Deborah Kuster (Art - College Rep.)

Reinaldo Morales (Art - Dept. Rep.)

Brent Shires (Music - College Rep.)

Jann Bryant (Music - Dept. Rep.)

Scott Meador (Mass Comm/Theatre - College Rep.)

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

Nelle Bedner (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)

Michael Gunter (Mass Communication & Theatre)

Larry Jones (Music)

Jeff Pe-Aguirre (Communication)

Lynn Burley (Writing)

Kyle Mattson (At-Large, Communication)

Brent Shires (At-Large, Mass Communication & Theatre)


Research Committee

Reinaldo Morales (Chair, Art)

Donna Pinckley (Art)

Monika Alston-Miller (Communication)

Bruce Hutchinson (Mass Communication & Theatre)

Stephanie Dickinson (Music)

Ramon Escamilla (Writing)

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

Brantley Douglas (At-Large, Music)


Tenure & Promotion Committee

Carolyn Brown (Chair, Music)

Carl Anthony (Alternate, Music)

Jennifer Rospert (Art)

Liz Smith (Alternate, Art)

Chris Fritzges (Mass Communication & Theatre)

Kevin Browne (Alternate, Mass Communication & Theatre)

JJ McIntyre (Communication)

Amy Pitchford (Alternate, Communication)

Mark Spitzer (Writing)

Joanna Castner Post (Alternate, Writing)


University of Central Arkansas

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