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The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research has two divisions with distinct clients: Research Development (faculty) and Center for Research and Learning (students). 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 Educational Opportunities.

OVCR Workshops and Events

AUGUST

OVCR Research Orientation

Target Audience: Faculty

When: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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/OVCROrientation082615/

SEPTEMBER

OVCR Research Orientation (Repeat Session)

Target Audience: Faculty

When: Friday, September 4, 2015 | 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/OVCROrientationRepeat090415/

Basic Proposal Writing

Target Audience: IUPUI and IUPUC Faculty 

When: Wednesday, September 9, 2015 | 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 the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities. A wide-range of topics will be covered including: developing a strong foundation for your application; key components of the narrative and the basic budget; writing styles; 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.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/BasicProposalWriting090915/

Visiting NIH Program Officials Present Programs and Initiatives Supporting Women Researchers in the Health and Life Sciences and Beyond

Target Audience: Although this general session is targeted to “women of color” (broadly defined ) at all stages of their research careers,  it is also open to men and/or women who do not identify as women of color but are interested in supporting women of color in scientific/research careers, including graduate students.

When: Monday, September 21, 2015 | 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Where: University Library, Lilly Auditorium

Jennifer Plank-Bazinet, Ph.D. and Reiko Toyama, Ph.D., both from the National Institutes of Health, will be discussing NIH programs that support the hiring, advancement, and retention of women in the academic and scientific workforce. All are welcome to attend this presentation.

Dr. Plank will provide an overview of programs supported by the Office of Research on Women’s Health including the Research Supplements to Promote Re-Entry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers and the Working Group on Women in Biomedical Careers. Special attention will be given to initiatives to support women of color.

Dr. Toyama will discuss her career trajectory and training and research programs supported by Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Development including the Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-related Research. She will talk about the Intramural research opportunities at NIH.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/NIHWomenResearchers092115/

OCTOBER

Finding Funding

Target Audience: Faculty, Staff, Graduate Students

When: Thursday, October 1, 2015 | 10:00am - 11:30am
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/FindingFunding100115/

IUPUI Imaging Research Symposium

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

When: Friday, October 2, 2015 | 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Where: University Library, Lilly Auditorium

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

More information and registration coming soon.

Developing Complex, Multi-Investigator, Multi-Institutional Proposals

Target Audience: Senior Faculty with Previous or Current External Funding; Signature Center Directors

When: Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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. This session will focus on how to prepare a successful proposal and what support is available from the Proposal Development Services professional proposal writers and editors in the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/ComplexProposals101315/

IUPUI Nanotechnology Research Forum and Poster Symposium

Target Audience:

When: Friday, October 16, 2015 | 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Where: University Library, Lilly Auditorium

This symposium brings together investigators from diverse scientific disciplines with nanotechnology expertise to present and explore potential collaborative research opportunities.

More information and registration coming soon.

Nine Golden Rules to Succeed in Research and Scholarship

Target Audience: Faculty

When: Friday, October 23, 2015 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
Where: University Library, Room 1116

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/NineGoldenRules102315/

NOVEMBER

IUPUI Innovation Forum and Showcase - Alternatives for Funding New Ventures

Target Audience: Faculty

When: Wednesday, November 4, 2015 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Where: Campus Center Theater

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and the Indiana University Research & Technology Corporation (IURTC) cosponsors the IUPUI Innovation Forum and Showcase. There are more funding options open to startups than ever before as new services have emerged to fill the gap created as banks and conventional venture capital firms pull away from riskier early stage investments. An expert panel will provide insights on how new firms can explore options for raising funds, even in the earliest stages—while the company is still small, and even when the company does not yet have a marketable product.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/InnovationForum2015/

Ins and Outs of Applying for NSF Funding

Target Audience: Faculty and grant administrators

When: Friday, November 13, 2015 | 9:00am - 11:00am
Where: University Library, Lilly Auditorium

How to prepare and submit grant proposals to the National Science Foundation (NSF) is the focus of presentations by representatives of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, the Office of Research Administration and NSF awardees on the IUPUI faculty. The workshop will provide an overview of the Foundation, its mission, priorities and NSF 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 NSF reviewers who will provide an in-depth look into the peer review process.

Register: https://crm.iu.edu/CRMEvents/NSFFunding111315/

 

 

 

 

Past Events

» IUPUI Research Day 2009

» IUPUI Research Day 2010

» IUPUI Research Day 2011

» IUPUI Research Day 2012

» IUPUI Research Day 2013