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Big XII Faculty Fellowship Program


The Big XII Faculty Fellowship applications are now being accepted!

All applications are due by July 1, 2019!

The University of Kansas is participating in a program to stimulate scholarly initiatives through the creation of an academic community within the institutions in the Big XII Athletic Conference.  The Big XII Faculty Fellowship Program offers faculty the opportunity to travel to member institutions to exchange ideas and research.  Faculty may work on collaborative research, consult with faculty and students, offer a series of lectures or symposia, acquire new skills, or take advantage of a unique archive or laboratory facility.  

The Big XII schools include: Baylor University, Waco, Texas; Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas; University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma; Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma; University of Texas at Austin, Texas; Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas; Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas; and West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia.

Program guidelines and application form can be downloaded here (pdf) word

Please Submit your Completed Application Packet HERE

Past Recipients 

2018-2019
  • 2018-2019, Elizabeth Asidue, Economics
  • 2018-2019, Mugur Geana, Journalism and Mass Communications
  • 2018-2019, Lin Liu, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2018-2019, Christopher Beard, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • 2018-2019, Steve Leisring, Music
  • 2018-2019, David Slusky, Economics
  • 2018-2019, Sherry Fowler and Maki Kaneko, Art History
  • 2018-2019, Ian Lewis, Physics and Astronomy
2017-2018
  • 2017-2018, Ben Sherwood, Business
  • 2017-2018, Clayton Webb, Political Science
  • 2017-2018, John Symons, Philosophy
  • 2017-2018, Genero Mendez, music
  • 2017-2018, Rick Devlin, Geology
2016-2017
  • 2016-2017, Jarron Saint Onge, Sociology
  • 2016-2017, Hugo Sheward, Architecture
  • 2016-2017, Nathan Wood, History
2015-2016
  • 2015-2016, Stevens Paul, Music
  • 2015-2016, Fang Huazhen, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2015-2016, Huang Thomas, Design
  • 2015-2016, Suzanne Shontz, EECS
2014-2015
  • 2014-2015, Yungfeng Jiang, Mathematics
  • 2014-2015, Jordan Bass, Health, Sport & Exercise Science
  • 2014-2015, Fry Mary, Health, Sport & Exercise Science
2013-2014
  • 2013-2014, Kapila Silva, Architecture, Design & Planning
  • 2013-2014, Joe Colistra, Design
  • 2013-2014, Rafe Brown, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • 2013-2014, Krysztof Kuczera, Molecular Biosciences
  • 2013-2014, Michael Krueger, Visual Art
2012-2013
  • 2012-2013, Jennifer Gleason, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • 2012-2013, Philip Gallagher, HSES
  • 2012-2013, Trent Herda, HSES
  • 2012-2013, John (Philip) Vardiman, HSES
  • 2012-2013, John Keating, Economics
  • 2012-2013, Andreas Moeller, Geology
  • 2012-2013, Sherrie Tucker, American Studies
  • 2012-2013, Chris Petr
2011-2012
  • 2011-2012, Felix Meschke, Business
  • 2011-2012, Ben Chappell, American Studies
  • 2011-2012, Sherry Fowler, History of Art
2010-2011
  • 2010-2011, Santa Arias, Spanish & Portuguese
  • 2010-2011, Phillip Barnarn, English
  • 2010-2011, Ric Steele, Political Science
2009-2010
  • 2009-2010, Christina Bejarano, Political Science
  • 2009-2010, David Johnson, Psychology/Gerontology
  • 2009-2010, Chris Depcik, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2009-2010, Xingong Li, Geography
2007-2008
  • 2007-2008, Tamara Falicov, Film and Media Studies
2003-2004
  • 2003-2004, Gregory Cushman, History 

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