Please click here to have access to the Faculty Global Activities Manual.
Please click here to have access to the list of Faculty Global Activites.
Presentations at Conferences Abroad
Similar to presenting at a domestic conference, but permission must be obtained prior to submitting the proposal.
Contact your Dept. Chair.
Any academic experience/program for students initiated, organized, and carried out by a UCO faculty member. Begin the process for these with your Department Chair. In all these instances, credit comes from UCO.
- Consists of several types: study tour (Faculty-led short-term study abroad: FLESSA)
- Faculty-led research
- Field study
- Faculty-led student performances/exhibits
- Coursework taught by UCO faculty to UCO students at a partner institution, such as Hanyang University (HISS)
- Long-term credit-earned international experience such as student teaching abroad, internships, or the Let’s Talk Korea program
Contact: Dr. Jan Wetsel, email@example.com for assistance with the process
CaSTLE: “Creating a Study Tour Leadership Experience”
Beginning in the fall, 2014 semester, will consist of workshop sessions for faculty to learn about the processes involved in global activities with students. Open to all full-time faculty interested in learning how to conduct a study tour.
Contact: Dr. Randy Ice, firstname.lastname@example.org
Involves a faculty member coming to UCO or a faculty member going from UCO to another university for the purpose of sharing in scholarly, research, or creative activities. Contact your Dept. Chair to begin process.
Questions? Contact: Dr. Jan Wetsel, email@example.com
Administered by the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES), the Fulbright Program is the U.S. government's flagship academic exchange effort. Activities include opportunities for faculty and students. Contact Dr. Siegfried Heit firstname.lastname@example.org or Amy Carrell email@example.com
Glocal Programs: “Global yet locally accessible”
Provide learning experiences to domestic and international students through events, student organizations, and several intercultural programs.
- MERGE (Making Experiential Research Globally Engaging). Contact Jared Scism - firstname.lastname@example.org;
- The PASSPORT Program, which focuses on a particular country each fall. Contact Mr. James Daro for fall 2014 - email@example.com
Mentor to Students Who Study Abroad
Arrangements by which student earns academic credit hours as part of his/her degree, in one or two semesters, at another university located outside U.S. Credit sometimes comes through another university. Contact: Marco Rodriguez - Linares at firstname.lastname@example.org
International Students in Our Classes
Accommodating for language barriers and teaching to students with limited English proficiency is another way CEPS faculty is involved globally. Some CEPS programs have high concentration of international students.