James Madison University Visiting Scholar Nomination Name of Nominee: Position/Title: Address: Phone: E-mail: (In addition to this Nomination Form, please email a recent copy of nominee's vita and other documentation which will help the committee evaluate the credentials of the nominee.) Proposed Visiting Scholar Lecture Title of Proposed Lecture: Proposed date of scholar's visit to campus: Lecture Description: Please provide a brief (200 words max.) description of the lecture topic and the anticipated audience, Please keep in mind that the committee is looking for topics that will have broad appeal to the JMU community. Honorarium (now standard for all Visiting Scholars): $ 600 Estimated other expenses (travel, lodging, meals; up to $600) $ (NOTE: If total cost of proposed speaker will exceed $1,200, additional funding should be sought from your department, college or other programs or organizations. Normally, the speaker will be paid a $1,200 all-inclusive check with the understanding he/she will pay travel and lodging expenses.) Your Name: Department: MSC Phone: E-mail: Will your department be co-sponsoring this Visiting Scholar? Name(s) of department(s) and individual(s) who will serve as department host(s) (if other than nominator): Please indicate how you and your department will utilize this speaker in other activities (speaking to classes, meeting with student/faculty groups, etc.) besides the formal lecture. Will your Visiting Scholar be part of a symposium or conference? If your speaker is part of a symposium or conference, please provide the name of the program and identify any additional Visiting Scholar nominations being submitted this semester as part of that program. Have you already contacted this nominee to determine his/her willingness to serve as a Visiting Scholar? Your signature _________________________________ Date ____________________ **Please email this form to Dietrich Maune, [email protected], by February 20, 2014.