ORSP Updates

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 5:10pm
Help us wish Patricia Farewell. Open HouseFriday 2/16/2018; 3-5PMJohn E. Thomas Hall 160 The Office of Research invites you to drop in to say goodbye to Patricia Cornette as she leaves us after 10 years to move to Northern Arizona State University.  Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to whiterb@appstate.edu if you plan to attend. 
Friday, February 9, 2018 - 5:57pm
The Office of Research is pleased to announce the launch of a new internal proposal review initiative for external proposals, the External Draft Intervention Team (EDIT) program for Fulbright proposals. EDIT Fulbright is a committee of faculty and EHRA professionals with past personal Fulbright experience whose function is to peer review and suggest revisions for draft proposals for submission to the Institute of International Education. This program will accept draft Fulbright proposals for...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 9:26am
Applications are now being accepted for the University Research Council (URC) Grants Program. The URC is committed to a broad and inclusive definition of research, including both pure and applied research as well as scholarly creative endeavors. Grant requests up to $5000 may be made by tenured, tenure-track, full-time instructors, or EHRA administrative professionals.  Complete proposals must be submitted online no later than 12 p.m....
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 4:18pm
The application portal for the Spring 2018 cycle of the Board of Trustees (BOT) International Research Grant is now open! The Board of Trustees International Research Grants program supports international research at Appalachian State with four annual awards of up to $2,500 each. These awards fund travel outside the United States to libraries, archives, museums, laboratories, computer facilities, natural settings, government agencies, corporations, etc. that are essential to the research...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 10:48am
Apply NOW for Exciting Professional Development Opportunity - APropos Cohort V Are you interested in becoming equipped with a better understanding and ability to manage sponsored projects in your department?  If so, APropos is the professional development opportunity for you! The APropos Program provides proactive training for departmental or unit staff engaged in the management of externally funded research and sponsored programs.  Participants will...
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 1:36pm
Ms. Karen Fletcher, Director of Grants Resources & Services, has been awarded a grant from the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) to pilot a mentoring network program that provides comprehensive grant development training in the Beaver College of Health Sciences.   NCURA advances the field of research administration through education and professional development programs, the sharing of knowledge and experience, and by fostering a professional...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 3:17pm
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is accepting applications for its Summer Stipends program.  Faculty members teaching full-time must be nominated by Appalachian State University in order to apply for a Summer Stipend; each eligible institution is limited to two nominations.  The Summer Stipends program supports individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Recipients usually produce articles,...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 10:47am
Dr. Andrew Shanely, associate professor of exercise science in the Department of Health and Exercise Science will serve as the Chairperson of the university’s Institutional Review Board effective August 2017. Dr. Shanely will replace Dr. Lisa Curtin, professor in psychology, who has served in this capacity over the last three years and has served on the IRB for a total of 17 years. Dr. Shanely's research objective is to understand molecular and cellular regulation of skeletal muscle physiology...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:34pm
AGrants, AIR, and IRBIS will be down for server maintenance from 10 pm on Friday the 14th of April through Sunday, April 16th, 2017 at 12:00 pm. Individuals working on projects and protocols within these systems should make appropriate adjustments to their schedules in order to meet deadlines.
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 2:20pm
Ms. Katie Howard, Assistant Director of Grants Resources & Services, has been awarded the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) 2017 Region III Spring Meeting Travel Award for $1000. This award will enable Ms. Howard to attend and present at the the 2017 Region III Spring Meeting in Savannah, GA May 6-10, 2017. NCURA advances the field of research administration through education and professional development programs, the sharing of knowledge and...


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