2024 FCAT Forum: Research In Teaching; Research and Teaching

Join us at the 2024 FCAT Forum: Research In Teaching; Research and Teaching

Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre - Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, Simon Fraser University Map

The FCAT 2024 Forum brings together research and teaching faculty over food and refreshments to share, discuss, and learn from one another’s work. Join us to celebrate our work, the end of the semester, and the beginning of summer!

Forum Details

  • Date: Wednesday, May 1st, 2024
  • Time: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Location: Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre, SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts

Call for Proposals

Colleagues are invited to propose 10-minute, in-person presentations, performances, or multimedia engagements. We encourage submissions that bring together research and teaching, but we are open to any topic. Some examples include teaching innovations, recent research, new artistic works or collaborations with students.

Who can apply?

All continuing FCAT research and teaching faculty are encouraged to submit proposals. We especially encourage submissions from newly appointed faculty members, those working on new endeavours, or those who have made recent advancements to existing projects.

Presentation Format

We encourage both traditional and non-traditional presentation formats, including oral presentations, video and multimedia content, performance, movement, and sound. Presentations will be broken up with question periods and social breaks. AV equipment including video projection and stereo audio will be available onsite, accessible through HDMI connection. Please contact us to discuss any special equipment and setup needs or concerns.

How to apply?

To apply please fill in the form available HERE.

Important dates

  • Proposal submission deadline: March 8th, 2024
  • Proposal notification: April 10th, 2024
  • Forum: May 1st, 2024

Selection Process

Submissions will be reviewed by the event’s Steering Committee, which will prioritize colleagues who are newer to SFU; emerging or new research, topics or works; diversity among presenters; and balanced representation across FCAT.

Steering Committee

Brendan Anderson, FCAT Research Coordinator

Kimberly O’Donnell, FCAT Research Facilitator

Katherine Reilly, FCAT Associate Dean, Research

Arne Eigenfeldt, FCAT Associate Dean, Academic

Andrea Barbera, FCAT Director of Student Affairs