Center for Faculty Innovation

Apply for Finish Your Writing Project (Faculty Community) Mondays

Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Dates and Locations:  

  • Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10 AM - 1:30 PM at SSC room 4042,
  • Mon, 15 Feb 2016 10 AM - 1:30 PM at SSC room 4042,
  • Mon, 29 Feb 2016 10 AM - 1:30 PM at SSC room 4042, 
  • Mon, 14 Mar 2016 10 AM - 1:30 PM at SSC room 4042, and
  • Mon, 28 Mar 2016 10 AM - 1:30 PM at SSC room 4042,

Preview PDF of application

Deadline to apply will be 2/4 at 5pm


In this scholarly writers' group, individual scholarly productivity will be fostered through participation in a writing community that encourages and supports the cultivation and completion of writing projects. The hallmarks of this facilitated scholarship community include: developing an individual scholarly writer’s profile; developing a writing project plan; guided peer review of drafts; time for writing; editing deadlines; and celebration of success. Whether working on a manuscript, book project, or other writing project, this experience will help scholars move toward project completion. 

Faculty will make progress toward these scholarship outcomes:

  • Enhancing scholarly productivity, and
  • Advancing scholarly skills.

Faculty will make progress toward these program outcomes:

  • Advancing a scholarly writing project,
  • Developing a scholarly writer’s profile, and
  • Moving a writing project through a guided peer review process.

Facilitator:  Jen Almjeld, PhD, Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication

If you require non-dietary accommodations to participate in this program, please email the CFI at cfi@jmu.edu or call (568-4846) immediately to convey your needs.  We will work with the HR department to provide you with reasonable accommodations , if time permits.

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