SSRI Faculty Fellow- To open in Oct 2023 -
Course releases for mentored , new interdisciplinary projects to build a novel line of sustainable research
Eligibility: PSU social and behavioral science faculty at University Park and the College of Medicine
Financial support range: Up to 16,000
The mentored Faculty Fellows award supports training in a new area of research and/or the development of new interdisciplinary collaborations aimed at building sustainable research and securing external funding.
Dr. Frances Keesler Graham Early Career Professorship- To open in Aug 2025 -
Professorship focused on developing research focused on relationships between the human brain and human behavior (psychological and brain science)
Eligibility: Faculty at University Park and the College of Medicine who are within 10 years of having completed the Ph.D. at the start of the award period
Financial support range: up to $20,000 per year for 3 years
This Professorship will allow expenditures related to salary supplementation of the PI (to include course release for the PI during a semester of grant writing), education and travel expense, research and support services expense and support for students who are assisting the PI.
CSUA Community Fellow- Stay tuned for next open date -
Fellowship providing course release and community collaboration funds. Commonwealth campuses encouraged to apply
Eligibility: Faculty at University Park and Commonwealth Campuses
Financial support range: Course releases up to $15,000 Community Fund up to $5,000
The Community Fellows Program, a funding mechanism of Penn State’s Consortium for Substance Use and Addiction (CSUA) and the Social Science Research Institute (SSRI), provides support for faculty seeking to develop university-community collaborations that address harmful substance use, misuse, and addiction, and its spillover effects to families and communities.