Faculty Development Workshops,
Research & Sponsored Programs Training,
and Other Learning Opportunities
for Faculty, Staff and Administrators
Research for Lunch Series - Started in 2009-10, this series provides an opportunity for all UA researchers to present their research in an informal "brown bag" lunch setting. Faculty Research Committee Fellowship awardees also present their research via this program. New sessions are added throughout the academic year and announced via the ORA calendar, The Digest, and ORA's Research Blog. To become a presenter, contact Kelly Meyer, x-7774.
Sponsored Programs Administration Training Series (SPATS) is a series of 1.5 hour workshops geared toward departmental staff and administrators who work with grant and contract funding. These workshops, offered in both “Introductory” and “Advanced” levels cover the administration of sponsored programs funding from beginning to end. SPATS sessions are presented by staff from the Office of Research Administration (ORA). If you are interested in this training, please email ORA Webmaster.
Workshops & Other Presentations - Workshops covering a variety of topics are presented by external and internal speakers throughout the year, based on faculty interests, requests, and avallable resources. To RSVP or suggest a topic, contact Kelly Meyer, x-7774.
- Grants.gov Tutorial - Created to assist researchers navigate through grants.gov. Updated: August 2010
- CITI/RCR Tutorial - Created to assist students and post-docs in complying with the NSF mandate for training in the Responsible Conduct of Research, using CITI, the required, free external training program. Updated: September 2010
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