2014-15 Obermann Working Group Applications Due
Obermann Center Working Groups provide space, structure, and discretionary funding for groups of faculty and advanced graduate students with a shared intellectual interest. Groups have used this opportunity to explore new work and to share their own research, to organize a symposium, and to develop grant proposals.
This program allows participants from across the campus and beyond to explore complex issues at a moment when cross-disciplinary collaboration is crucial to address shifting domains of knowledge and a rapidly changing world.
have one or two co-directors; one must be a UI faculty member
meet a minimum of once a month throughout the academic year
must report on their activities at the end of the academic year. (An evaluation form will be provided.)
may continue their work to the next academic year, but they must reapply for funding in the spring
can apply for up to $1,000 to support their activities
Learn more and view current Working Groups: http://obermann.uiowa.edu/programs/working-groups