December 17, 2018

Deadlines for faculty and staff

Here are some deadlines for nominations, applications and such for West Lafayette campus or University matters. This list is limited to things potentially involving faculty and staff from numerous sectors of the campus or University. (Listings may be derived from Purdue Today articles or Purdue news releases. Other submissions are welcome. Send by Wednesday; list updated on Monday. Contact:

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Events this week (events and exhibitions)
Events for the next 4 weeks (events and exhibitions)
Ongoing series and opportunities

* = Student awards and opportunities for which faculty-staff nominations are invited or needed, or about which faculty-staff communication to students is appreciated.

Discovery Park fellow. Applications due Dec. 18. For tenured faculty. A 50 percent appointment for spring semester if at all possible, renewable for a year. Work with Discovery Park leadership on priorities and creating teams to address priorities. Article

Conference proposal competition. Proposals due 5 p.m. Dec. 19. Competition to develop top-level conference to be held at Purdue. Office of the Provost and the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships. Article

Feedback survey regarding benefits open enrollment process. Survey closes Dec. 21. Human Resources-Benefits. Article

Dreamer Award. Nominations due Dec. 31. "The Dreamer Award is presented annually to an individual or organization within the Purdue University community whose contributions embody Martin Luther King Jr.'s vision of service to others and further the University's commitment to diversity. Nominations of alumni and retirees will also be considered." (To be presented at Purdue's MLK celebration event Jan. 22.) Article

* Student trustee for 2019-21. Applications due Jan. 11. Board of Trustees through search committee. Finalists' names to governor, who makes the appointment. Article

Working Paper Series abstracts. Submissions due Jan. 18. For faculty and graduate students. Spring 2019 issue to be titled "Navigating Careers in the Academy: Gender, Race, and Class." Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence, in partnership with ADVANCE-Center for Faculty Success. Article

Distinguished Women Scholars awards. Nominations due 5 p.m. Jan. 28. To honor Purdue doctoral alumnae who have contributed significantly to their fields of study. Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence. (Reception April 3 as part of campus visit.) Article

Purdue's most prestigious awards in research, scholarly or creative work. Nominations due Feb. 6. Office for Research and Partnerships. Three awards: the Lu Ann Aday Award (humanities and social sciences); the Arden L. Bement Jr. Award (pure and applied sciences and engineering); Herbert Newby McCoy Award (natural sciences). Article

Bravo Award. Recognizing and rewarding employees' "extraordinary performance which produces a measurable outcome." The program authorizes each unit to determine its own nomination and award process. More


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