Engaged scholars are individuals who are committed to fostering collaborative environments for learning and discovery, creating a community that embraces the whole self of all members, building horizontal research relationships, questioning their own positionality, and continuing to develop and discover their identity.Warren, Oh Park, & Casey Tieken, 2016, p. 233-234
2019-2020 Western Region Engaged Scholars Initiative
Nomination Deadline – August 19, 2019
The Western Region Campus Compacts are accepting nominations for up to fifteen early career community engaged faculty, staff, and/or administrators to join the 2019-2020 Engaged Scholars Initiative, a collaborative learning and leadership cohort for early career professionals.
The purpose of the Engaged Scholars Initiative is to develop, support and connect faculty, staff, and/or administrative leaders who can advance co-created knowledge, critically engaged pedagogies, institutional change, and collaborative action to address societal issues through campus and community partnerships.
View the Engaged Scholars Initiative page for additional background information.