Applications for round two of the Individual Development Awards (IDA) Program are due Monday, Feb. 14, in the United University Professions (UUP) Chapter Office, Old Main, Room B-18A. Applications should be addressed to the attention of Professional Development Committee. Round two covers the period from July 2, 2010 through July 1, 2011.
IDA is intended to assist employees in the UUP Bargaining Unit in developing their full professional potential and in preparing for advancement. IDA funding may be provided for enhancing teaching, research capabilities and improving professional knowledge and skills. SUNY Cortland faculty and professional staff, full- and part-time, are encouraged to apply.
Details about the program can be found online at the New York State UUP website, in the Research and Sponsored Programs Office, Miller Building, Room 402, or in the UUP Chapter Office. IDA applications are reviewed on campus by the Campus Professional Development Committee, which makes all award decisions.
For more information about the program, contact Glen Clarke in the Research and Sponsored Programs Office by e-mail or at (607) 753-2511 or Gretchen Herrmann in the Library by e-mail or at (607) 753-2899.