PI Academy: Collaboration & Team Leadership
Collaborating across disciplines has become critical for advancing science and addressing complex questions. Research funding opportunities from most federal sponsors have reflected this shift to “team science” with calls for multi- and inter-disciplinary proposals. This session will provide an overview of preparing for and submitting these often large and complex proposals.
NIH Virtual Grant Writing Workshop Series
The Office of Research Development is hosting a virtual workshop series on NIH grants, particularly focusing on writing R01 and R21 proposals. The workshop will be divided into 4 parts over 4 Fridays starting May 15, 2020 (2 hours per session). The workshop presenter is Dr. Peg Atkisson, of Atkisson Training Group, LLC (https://atg.consulting/who-we-are). Dr. Atkisson has a PhD in neuroscience from Tufts, and has been leading proposal writing workshops at universities across the country for decades.
Contact: Barbara Walker
PI Academy: Data Management and the DMPTool
Developed in collaboration with the UCSB Library, this workshop will go over the essential elements of a data management plan and discuss data management best practices. Come learn about the DMPTool, an online tool for crafting funder-specific data management plans, as well as other resources available through the Library, including ORCID and the Dryad repository.
Contact: Danielle Chandler
Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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NIH New Innovator (DP2) Award Workshop
The NIH New Innovator award supports exceptionally creative early career investigators who propose innovative, high-impact projects. In this webinar, we will describe the unique application requirements of this funding opportunity, including its non-standard review process. We will also discuss the role of preliminary data, how to use all proposal components to make your case and offer strategies for crafting a strong application.
Contact: Maria Napoli
Friday, June 12, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
PI Academy: Engaging and Working with Program Officers
Contacting your program officer when applying for federal awards is always a good idea. In this hands-on session, you will learn the nuts and bolts of contacting a program officer, and develop a 1-pager introduction to your research and an effective elevator speech.