Across disciplines ranging from English literature and history to Black studies and music, Skidmore faculty members offer their own perspectives on the significance of the inauguration of U.S. President Joseph Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.
The function of the Faculty Development Committee is:
to advise the Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs on faculty
to initiate ideas for faculty growth and improvement, including programs to support
both scholarly and professional activity and the improvement of teaching;
to allocate such research funds as the Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for
Academic Affairs shall designate for committee decision;
to represent the faculty on the award of pre-tenure paid research and sabbatical leaves
and to make recommendations on such leaves to the Dean of the Faculty and Vice President
for Academic Affairs; and
to select the annual Edwin Moseley Faculty Research Lecturer, the recipient of the
Ralph A. Ciancio Award for Excellence in Teaching, and the Phyllis A. Roth Faculty
Distinguished Service Award.