Application for Sabbatical Leave
A sabbatical provides full-time members of the teaching faculty the opportunity to pursue research and study programs that contribute to their development in scholarship and teaching beyond what can be accomplished during the summer or during the academic year. Thank you for your application and choosing to submit your proposal and curriculum vitae electronically.
Please complete the form in its entirety. You will not be able to save the form and come back to it. We recommend cutting and pasting from a word processing document; however, please note that special formatting will not be retained.
This electronic application precludes the need to submit paper copies of your proposal and curriculum vitae to the chair of the Committee on Professional Development and the Vice president for academic affairs and dean of the college. If you have any questions about the form and/or submission process, please contact the chair of the Committee on Professional Development.
Statement of the period of the sabbatical.
Full description of the specific program of research or study, including goals, methods, details of how the program will be carried out, and relevance of the project to your professional development and to the college.
Statement of preparation for the sabbatical project and prior work in the project area or an explanation of a new direction in your professional development.
Statement of how prior leaves or sabbaticals have benefited you and the college.
Statement describing any special space or technological requests. Request will be reviewed by the Vice president for academic affairs and dean of the college if the board of trustees grants the sabbatical.
Please upload updated curriculum vitae (file must be a Word or PDF document and is limited to 4 MB)
Please upload any supplemental information for mathematical data or scientific charts (file must be a Word or PDF document and is limited to 10 MB)
Thank you again for submitting your proposal and curriculum vitae electronically. These portions of the application are complete when you submit this form.
To complete your application, please recall from the
Agnes Scott College Handbook
that the chair of your department should write a letter to the dean in which the chair discusses the effect of your sabbatical on the curriculum of the department and proposes arrangements to be made for staffing the department should the sabbatical be awarded. You may also ask scholars within your discipline to submit letters dealing specially with the proposed research to the chair of the Committee on Professional Development.