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The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research has three divisions with three distinct clients: Research Development (faculty), Center for Research and Learning (students), and IUPUI Solution Center (community). Click on the above links to access the IUPUI Events Calendar for each division. Also, check out the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute calendar. To take advantage of workshops and programs offered by the Office of Research Administration (ORA), visit the Research Ethics, Education & Policy (REEP) website and select “Educational Programs.”

OVCR Workshops and Events

AUGUST

OVCR Research Orientation

Target Audience: Faculty

When: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: University Library, Room 1116

This session will provide an overview of research resources, services and support offered to IUPUI faculty by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research. Participants will also meet with some current IUPUI faculty members to hear how they were able to achieve success in the early stages of their tenure at IUPUI.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/OVCROrientation082714/

SEPTEMBER

Grant Workshop: IU New Frontiers in the Arts and Humanities

Target Audience: Arts and Humanities Faculty, Staff

When: Wednesday, September 3, 2014 | 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Where: IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute, University Library, Fourth Floor

This session will provide participants with an overview of the IU New Frontiers in the Arts and Humanities Grant Program. It will offer information on how to apply and, more importantly, on how to develop a competitive proposal. Faculty recipients and members of the New Frontiers grants advisory groups will be present to answer questions.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/NewFrontiers090314/

OVCR Research Orientation (Repeat Session)

Target Audience: Faculty

When: Friday, September 5, 2014 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: University Library, Room 1126

This session will provide an overview of research resources, services and support offered to IUPUI faculty by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research. Participants will also meet with some current IUPUI faculty members to hear how they were able to achieve success in the early stages of their tenure at IUPUI.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/OVCROrientationRepeat090514/

Finding Funding

Target Audience: Faculty, Staff, Graduate Students

When: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 | 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Where: University Library, Room 0106

This session will provide an overview of the various types of external funding sources, identify tools to locate funding opportunities, explain how to design a funding search, and demonstrate a couple of knowledge management systems that contain thousands of funding opportunities available by the university subscription. This session is hands-on in a computer lab.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/FindingFunding092314/

Basic Proposal Development

Target Audience: Faculty and department or school grants administrators

When: Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 11:30am - 1:00pm
Where: University Library, Room 1126

This workshop will focus on the basic essentials of building a successful grant proposal for agencies that fund in health, science, engineering, informatics, technology, and social sciences. A wide-range of topics will be covered from developing a strong foundation for your application to key components of the narrative, the basic budget, writing styles, and interpreting agency guidelines, the necessity for knowing how your proposal will be reviewed, funding  limitations, and how to communicate complex ideas in a limited space. You are welcome to bring your lunch.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/BasicProposalDev092514/

OCTOBER

IUPUI Imaging Research Symposium

Target Audience: Academic and industrial investigators interested in imaging research and its applications

When: Friday, October 3, 2014 | 10:00am - 3:00pm
Where: University Library, Lilly Auditorium

The objective of this Symposium is to bring together investigators from diverse scientific disciplines with image technology experts to explore potential collaborative research opportunities. 

This year’s event will include a presentation by Dr. Kamlesh Lulla, Chief Scientist for Earth Observations from NASA’s Johnson Space Center who will describe recent activities in remote imaging.  In addition, several IUPUI investigators will present their imaging-related research activities.  These include applications in neuroimaging in Alzheimer’s disease, 3D imaging of the human airway, live cell imaging, and molecular probe development for tumor imaging among other topics.  A poster session will provide the opportunity for attendees to interact with several investigators who develop or utilize imaging technologies in their research. 

The target audience includes researchers within the IUPUI/IU/PU community as well as academic and industrial investigators within the greater Indiana research community.  To learn more about the IUPUI Imaging Research Initiative, go to http://www.imaging.iupui.edu/index.php.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/ImagingSymposium2014/

Nine Golden Rules to Succeed in Research and Scholarship

Target Audience: Faculty

When: Friday, October 31, 2014 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
Where: University Library, Room 1126

This session will reveal the Nine Golden Rules on how to succeed in research and scholarship. It is focused toward new and early career investigators; however, mid career faculty should find information of interest as well.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/NineGoldenRules103114/

NOVEMBER

Ins and Outs of Applying for NIH Funding

Target Audience: Faculty and grant administrators

When: Friday, November 7, 2014 | 9:00am - 12:00pm
Where: University Library, Lilly Auditorium

How to prepare and submit grant proposals to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the focus of presentations by representatives of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, the Office of Research Administration and NIH awardees on the IUPUI faculty. The workshop will provide an overview of the Institutes, their mission, priorities and NIH programs that cut across disciplines. Specific topics include a description of the various funding mechanisms and their appropriateness for each career stage, attributes of high quality proposals, and resources available within the University to support proposal development. Highlighting the event is a panel discussion by current NIH reviewers who will provide an in-depth look into the peer review process.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/NIHFunding110714/

Developing Complex, Multi-Investigator, Multi-Institutional Proposals

Target Audience: Senior Faculty with Previous External Funding

When: Thursday, November 13, 2014 | 11:30am - 1:00pm
Where: University Library, Room 1126

The current funding environment favors large, complex, multi-institutional, multi-investigator projects. However, organizing a successful submission takes a great deal of planning and teamwork. What works best in which situation? Should you use a “Red Team Review”? What role does the RFP serve to organize the writing efforts? Professional proposal writers and editors will discuss these and a number of related issues at this session. You are welcome to bring your lunch.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/ComplexProposals111314/

 

DECEMBER

 

 

 

Past Events

» IUPUI Research Day 2009

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» IUPUI Research Day 2011

» IUPUI Research Day 2012

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