Research and Creative Activity

Kent State University provides a wealth of opportunities for faculty professional development in research and creative activity.

Institutional Research & Creative Activity Support/University Research Council. The University Research Council funds research and other scholarly activity, travel to professional conferences, publication page charges, and publication reprint charges. The University also awards Summer and Academic Year Research and Creative Activity Appointments to faculty members selected through a peer review process.

Faculty Professional Improvement Leaves (Sabbatical). Research and Creative Activity Sabbaticals and Leaves of Absence policies are detailed in the University Policy Register.