ACES+ Distinguished Lectureships Now Available
The ACES+ Distinguished Lectureships provide support for senior women faculty or underrepresented minority to visit the CWRU campus for up to four days of collaboration and lectures. The Lectureship includes a $1,500 honorarium and funds for travel, lodging and a reception.
ACES+ Lectureships, previously awarded only to science and engineering departments hosting senior women scientists or engineers, are now open to faculty from all disciplines at the university.
The Lecturer will be invited for a minimum stay of 2 days and 2 full nights, and a maximum stay of 4 nights and give 2 to 4 lectures, which may include specialized seminars or course lectures, and a public lecture followed by a reception.
To accommodate the current restrictions on meetings and travel, the Distinguished Lectureship funds will be available for virtual lectures in the fall of 2021. Funds up to $1,500 will be allowed for honorariums. All other fund requests will be considered on a case by case basis and must be substantiated as necessary and safe expenses. The lecturer will be invited for a minimum of 2 days of programming, give 2 to 4 lectures, which should include specialized seminars or course lectures, and a public lecture.
For the fall 2021 semester, only applications for virtual lectures will be accepted.