Faculty Research Information
The Faculty Research Fund was established at Arkansas Tech University to enhance individual and departmental efforts for professional growth and development through Faculty Research Grants (FRG). These grants support faculty initiatives in all disciplines including basic, applied, pedagogical research and creative projects in the visual and performing arts. The program description is given in the ATU Faculty Research Fund section of the Faculty Handbook. Links to each of the required documents are listed below:
- Faculty Research Grant Guidelines (Adobe PDF format)
- Faculty Research Grant Proposed Budget Form (Microsoft Word Format)
- Application for Faculty Research Grant - Required Cover Page (Microsoft Word Format)
- GSA Reimbursement Rates
Faculty members who wish to request release time to work on a Faculty Research Grant must complete the required request form. The form must be approved by the appropriate department head, dean, and the Vice President for Academic Affairs before an application can be submitted for a Faculty Research Grant. Please refer to the guidelines for additional information. The link is listed below.
(Microsoft Word Format)
Professional Development Committee Members
In addition to the Faculty Research Fund, faculty may also apply for grants through the Undergraduate Research program that is overseen by Dr. Hemmati. Follow the link below for more detailed information about the Undergraduate Research Program.