Spring 2019 Open Educational Resources (OER) Fellowship
The Library seeks applicants for the spring 2019 Open Educational Resources (OER) Fellowship. Full-time and part-time faculty are eligible to apply with their chair’s approval.
Participants will curate a zero-cost OER to replace the existing course material in a course to be taught next fall. In order to be considered zero-cost OER, the course section you teach must assign freely available web resources and openly licensed materials; inclusion of library licensed digital resources is also recommended.
Faculty accepted to the fellowship will participate in a series of 4 seminars on Fridays this spring (dates TBA), complete the OER in June, and pilot the OER as the only required course material in their fall 2019 course.
The program will cover:
Faculty will be compensated at or above $1,300 for full participation in the OER Fellowship.
Review program guidelines and submit your application through the online form below - due Friday, December 7th.*
*Before submitting an application, please consult with your Department Chair and course coordinator, if applicable, for approval to 1) develop an OER for the course you propose; 2) teach with the OER in fall 2019.
Contact Cailean Cooney, Assistant Professor / OER Librarian at firstname.lastname@example.org
Faculty will be notified about acceptance by Friday, December 14th.