Call for Participation: Spring 2017 Faculty Development Seminar

Spring 2017 Faculty  Development Seminar

Disability Studies in the Humanities

Led by Elizabeth B. Bearden (English) and Ellen Samuels (Gender and Women’s Studies)

Deadline: Thursday, December 15, 2016

Applications submitted by the deadline will receive full consideration for a $500 stipend for allowable research expenses. Additional inquiries may be submitted up to the beginning of the Spring 2017 semester.

To apply to participate, please send the following materials as a single PDF to with the subject line “Disability Studies Application”:

1) a 1-2 page letter outlining your interest in the seminar
2) curriculum vitae

A full description of the seminar, including its readings, can be found here. The seminar will meet ten times during a semester in two-hour sessions; the meeting schedule will be set in consultation with seminar members. Questions should be directed to Megan Massino (