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NCA Mid-Career Scholars' Writing Retreat 2020

The NCA Mid-Career Scholars' Writing Retreat will be hosted by the Department of Communication at the University of South Florida on July 20-25, 2020.

The NCA Mid-Career Scholars' Writing Retreat (MCSWR) is designed to provide the opportunity for intensive writing time. Retreat participants will have uninterrupted time to work towards the completion of scholarship and/or a creative project. The goal of the retreat is to support significant progress on the completion of an in-progress project that will help toward promotion to Full Professor. The MCSWR is specifically targeted to faculty who have been Associate Professor for at least 5 years (that is, tenured in 2014-2015 or prior).

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Member of NCA
  • Held rank of Associate Professor for at least five years (tenure achieved 2014-2015 or prior)
  • In-progress writing project