UF/SFC Development Project

The UF/Santa Fe College Faculty Development Project is a partnership between the University of Florida and local Santa Fe College that aims to increase faculty diversity at Santa Fe College while providing minority and underrepresented doctoral students at UF with valuable teaching experience. Participants teach two courses per year at SFC and assist in its recruitment and retention of minority and underrepresented students. The program provides a stipend of $15,000 for nine months, in-state tuition, fees, and health insurance for fall spring semesters with an additional amount supplied by UF. Participants must have a master’s degree in an approved field, 18 credit hours of graduate level hours in an approved field completed, and have passed their qualifying exams. The application deadline for this program falls in the spring of each year. To be considered for this award you must complete the UF/SFC Faculty Development Project application and the Santa Fe College Employment application and submit them to the Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives.

Santa Fe College Employment Application Process:  All applicants must submit a Santa Fe application, a letter of interest, updated resume, three current letters of recommendation that speak to the applicant’s teaching experience or potential for same, and official transcripts of all college work. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted for review purposes only. Candidates should be aware that official transcripts will be required prior to any offer of employment.  A background check will be conducted.

Applications for Fall 2017 are now closed. 

For more information, please contact The Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives.