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 African American and Hispanic 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. U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, and International Students with a J1 visa are eligible to apply.
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 2018 are now OPEN!
Please click on the link below to APPLY! Application Deadline: May 1, 2018
For more information, please call or email the Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives: Phone: 352-392-6444 or Email: email@example.com
Frequently Asked Questions
- How do I know if I’m eligible to apply for the UF/Santa Fe College Faculty Development Program?
- All students are eligible to apply, however, preference will be given to ethnic and racially underrepresented students.