NAM Faculty Conference on Research and Teaching Excellence (FCRTE)

When:  May 22, 2021 from 10:00:00 to 17:00:00 (ET)
Associated with  Project GAINS

Dear Colleague,

I am writing to invite you to join us for the NAM Faculty Conference on Research and Teaching Excellence (FCRTE) on May 22, 2021. I also ask you to forward this invitation to your departmental colleagues and professional networks.

FCRTE is a one-day virtual conference, geared towards faculty from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The program will include the Albert Turner Bharucha-Reid Lecture, contributed talks from faculty, and a panel discussion.

  • The 2021 Albert Turner Bharucha-Reid Lecture will be given by Dr. Rhonda Fitzgerald (Norfolk State University). Her talk is titled, “From Riding the Bench to Leading the Team. Rewriting the Instructional Playbook for Pre-Calculus using the Flipped Model."
  • There is a call for presenters to submit abstracts for 15 minute contributed talks.  The abstract submission form is due by Saturday May 1, 2021 at 11:59pm EST. We welcome talks on all topics in both research and teaching! Please consider giving a talk and encourage your colleagues to do the same.

REGISTER HERE for the Faculty Conference on Research and Teaching Excellence (FCRTE) by purchasing your ticket on Eventbrite!

For more information about NAM and the history of the Faculty Conference on Research and Teaching Excellence, visit

If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Naiomi Cameron, Vice President and Program Committee Chair, at