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FY16-17 RESEARCH & GRANT WORKSHOP CALENDAR
Seating is limited for all events. Please RSVP to Dinah McCamon at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a seat.
Post-Award Grant Management (March 20 and 21, 2017)
Congratulations, you won your grant! Now what? Join guest speakers from the Finance Office as they discuss advancing through the post-award process, including purchasing, budget revisions, minimizing the need for no-cost extensions, spending all of your money, and tips/tricks to help you better manage your award and funds. Dates: Monday, March 20 from 1:00-3:00; and Tuesday, March 21 from 1:00-3:00. Location: Phelps 209. Audience: Faculty and Staff.
Research Security: Ensuring the Safety of Your Data (February 20 & 21, 2017)
This workshop focuses on storing and transmitting grant research and data. Topics include protecting identifiable research information, working with vendors, safe technologies (including open source solutions), working with off-site collaborators, and research in the ‘cloud.’ Dates: Monday, February 20 from 1:00-3:00 or Tuesday, February 21 from 1:00-3:00. Location: Phelps 209. Audience: Faculty and Staff.
Research Misconduct, and Grant Fraud, Waste, and Abuse (January 23 & 24, 2017
Regulatory compliance and research integrity remain cornerstones of effective research. Join us as we discuss topics such as research misconduct, fabrication/falsification of research, fraudulent time/effort reporting, theft, excessive waste, unintentional fraud, case studies, and discussions about what you can do to mitigate the likelihood of research misconduct. Dates: Monday, January 23 from 1:00-3:00; and Tuesday, January 24 from 1:00-3:00. Location: Phelps 209. Audience: Faculty and Staff.
Research Technology: No-Cost and Low-Cost Mobile/Desktop Apps for Research (November 21 & 22, 2016)
New and unique mobile apps and desktop software are continually changing the research landscape. This workshop will highlight current on-campus resources as well as free and low-cost resources to facilitate research and proposal development. Dates: Monday, November 21 from 1:00-3:00; and Tuesday, November 22 from 1:00-3:00. Location: Phelps 209. Audience: Faculty and Staff.
Workshop for New Faculty and Staff: Finding and Writing your First Grant (October 24 & 25, 2016)
This workshop will highlight the different types of research grants, the different types of funding agencies, how to find grants for your discipline, and how to receive the latest grant announcements in your email inbox. Dates: Monday, October 24 from 1:00-3:00; and Tuesday, October 25 from 1:00-3:00. Location: Phelps 209. Audience: Faculty and Staff within their first three years.
Developing a Research and Grant Budget (September 19 & 20, 2016)
This workshop will highlight the current trends and rates used for grants budgets submitted to Federal, state, and private agencies. Topics discussed include fringe benefits, indirect costs, equipment, supplies, personnel, student rates, and more. Dates: Monday, September 19 from 1:00-3:00; and Tuesday, September 20 from 1:00-3:00. Location: Phelps 209. Audience: Faculty and Staff, especially those preparing to write and submit a grant this academic year.
Export Control Training in CITI Now Available
YSU now offers CITI certification in Export Control. This course is designed for researchers who work with or may be responsible for the transmission of materials, data and findings to international teams and other entities. The Office of Research Services encourages researchers to take all courses, including those which are listed as optional. If there are any questions, please contact us.