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Academic Year 2019-2020 Workshops for Researchers

Register here for Pivot trainings.

Register here for all other workshops.

 

Fall 2019

Pivot Funding Opportunities Database

Basic overview of UO's new external funding database, Pivot by ProQuest. Learn how to setup your profile, search for funding opportunities, and create alerts for upcoming deadlines.

  • Tuesday, October 15, 9 am – 10 am, EMU Cedar/Spruce (231/232)
  • Monday, October 21, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, EMU Lease Crutcher Lewis (023)
  • Monday, October 28, 12 pm – 1 pm, EMU Cedar/Spruce (231/232)

Navigating the NIH for Early Career Investigators

Overview of NIH systems, funding mechanisms, application and review process, with a presentation from RDS and a UO Faculty Panel.

  • Tuesday, October 29, 12 pm – 1 pm, EMU Swindells (230)

Data Management Planning and Resources

Overview of DMP/Resource Sharing Plans for major funders and discussion UO library resources. Co-Presentation between RDS and UO Library's Data Management Services.

  • Monday, November 11, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm, Knight Library DREAM Lab

Preparing Your First NIH R-Series Submission

Discussion of R-series submission components, building a successful outline, mock review (aims page), with a presentation from RDS and a mock study section review.

  • Tuesday, November 19, 12 pm – 1 pm, EMU Cedar (231)

Winter 2020

Identifying & Building Relationships with Industry Partners

Overview of benefits of working with industry for research and how to identify and engage with partners. Co-Presented with Research Development Services, Innovation Partnership Services, and Industry Partnerships

  • Wednesday, January 29, 12 pm – 1 pm, EMU Lease Crutcher Lewis (023)

Managing Relationships with Industry Partners

Overview of benefits of working with industry for research and how to identify and engage with partners. Co-Presented with Research Development Services, Innovation Partnership Services, and Industry Partnerships

  • Tuesday, February 5, 12 pm – 1 pm, EMU Lease Crutcher Lewis (023)

Humanities and Creative Arts Fellowships

Presentation on opportunities available at different agencies & how to prepare competitive proposals--includes a Mock NEH/ACLS Study Section Review.

  • Tuesday, February 11, 2 pm – 3:15 pm, EMU  Cedar/Spruce (231/232)

Spring 2020

Navigating the NSF for Early Career Investigators

Overview of NSF & CAREER opportunity, application and review process, with RDS Presentation and Faculty Panel.

  • Tuesday, April 14, 12 pm – 1 pm, EMU Swindells (230)

NSF Broader Impacts

Overview of broader impacts goals, resources and support to develop broader impact plans at UO, with a  presentation from RDS and STEM-CORE.

  • Monday, April 20, 12 pm – 1 pm, EMU Swindells (230)

Preparing Your NSF CAREER Submission

Discussion of NSF CAREER proposal components, building a successful outline, mock review (summary), with a presentation from RDS and a mock study section review.

  • Tuesday, May 12, 12 pm – 1 pm, EMU Swindells (230)

Customized Training

Research Development Services provide customized training at your request. If you’d like us to prepare and present a workshop or information session on any topic related to locating or applying for funding, please contact us to discuss your needs (rds@uoregon.edu or 541-346-8308).