ResearchAdmin@SOUTH

ResearchAdmin@SOUTH is a monthly e-newsletter published by the department of Research Communications, Development and Learning. It covers topics related to research administration, including process or policy changes at the agency or internal level; best practices; events; knowledge transfer opportunities; sponsored activity stats; and employee profiles.

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2020

September 2020: Help Your Staff and Colleagues Learn More About Research Administration | Remind Faculty to Create Cayuse User Accounts | Next Research Open Forum on 9/11/20 | Fall Reminders for Internal Funding from ORED | NSF Major Research Instrumentation Limited Submission

July 2020: A Message from the Editor | USA Response to OMB 20-26 | Biweekly Research Open Forums on Zoom | NIH Guidance for Fall Applicants | NSF Implementation of the Revised PAPP Guide | Revised NSF Award Terms & Conditions
Five South Students Receive Alabama EPSCoR GRSP Awards | Pivot to Refresh User Interface | NIH Director's Blog: Meet the Researcher Developing a Coronavirus Vaccine

April 2020: SPECIAL COVID-19 ANNOUNCEMENTS | A Message from the Office of Research and Economic Development | Sponsored Projects Administration Resources for COVID-19 Updates | Office of Grants and Contracts Accounting Continues Normal Operations | COVID-19 No-Cost Extensions for ORED Internal Awards | Reminder: Donations of PPE Supplies to USA Health | What the CARES Act Relief Package Means for Higher Education

February 2020: Cayuse Training Dates for March | Debra Armistead Joins College of Engineering as Financial Operations Specialist | NSF Releases FAQ for Current & Pending Support | A Cautionary Tale About Misuse of Grant Funds | No-Cost Extension Policy Limitations on Internal Awards | InfoReady Features USA's Limited Submissions

January 2020: Annual Hospitality and Tourism Summit on March 10-11 | Registration Open for Cayuse Training | Limited Submission Opportunity: NSF EPSCoR RII Track-4 Research Fellows | Reminder: NOI Required for Internal Research & Scholarly Development Grants | Dr. Michael Chambers Appointed to Alabama District Export Council | Hospitality and Tourism Award from Visit Mobile | New Biosketch Requirements for NSF Coming in 2020

2019

November 2019: BIO Alabama Life Sciences Startup Bootcamp | New for 2020: NOI Required for Internal Research & Scholarly Development Grants | Remind Faculty to Create Their Cayuse User Accounts | Hospitality and Tourism Staffs Special Project for Flight Works Alabama

October 2019: November 7 Deadline for Faculty Development Council Grants | Research Compliance Training: New Policy and 2019-20 Schedule | David Furman Joins South as Director of Information Technology and Risk Compliance | Encourage New Employees to Subscribe to ResearchAdmin@SOUTH! | Follow the RCDL Twitter Feed

August 2019: Galapagos Affiliation Agreement Brings Opportunities to South Faculty | FY2019 Metrics for Internal Funding Programs from the Office of Research and Economic Development | International Relationships and Activities in Research | 
Brandon Strickland Elected Secretary of AL/MS SRAI Chapter | ORCID Requirements for Select NIH Funding  | ResearchAdmin@SOUTH Has a New Archive

July 2019: Clarifying NIH Policies on Disclosing Other Support | NIH on Breaches of Peer Review Integrity | NSF Transition to SciENcv for Biosketches | Research.gov Now Supports Collaborative Proposals with Subawards | Use Qualtrics for Research, Surveys, Feedback, and More | NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration

May 2019: Special Presentation on Foreign Influences on Research Integrity and Insider Threat | SRA Alabama-Mississippi Chapter Meeting: July 12 in Hattiesburg, MS | Employee Profile: Ashley Lindsey | I-Corps Graduates Spring Class of Student Innovators | Clinical Trials Story

March 29, 2019: NSF Centers Event in Mobile on April 2 | Free NSF CAREER Workshop at Tuskegee | ROC Meeting Schedule for 2019 | Post-Award Change Requests for ORED Internal Funding | Online Graduate Programs in Research Administration from CUNY

March 1, 2019: Inaugural Faculty Development Council Fellows Named | Employee Profile: Matt Reichert, Assistant Vice President for Research | Beware of Predatory Conferences and Journals | NSF New PAPP Guide Now in Effect | Evelyn Green Honored with ROI Institute Award | Society of Research Administrators Intl. Chapter News

January 2019: NSF Resumption of Operations | Hospitality and Tourism Workforce Summit to be Held March 20 | Inventor Recognition Lunch Congratulates Faculty Innovators

2018

November 2018: New NSF PAPP Guide Takes Effect January 28, 2019 | Changes to the Faculty Development Council Grant Program | Limited Submissions Reminder | College of Education Hosts Pivot, Conversation, and Collaboration

October 2018: Gina Hedberg Receives Premier Service Award from SRAI | 2018-19 Responsible Conduct of Research Training Series Begins November 1 | I-Corps Graduation on October 29 | College of Education Hosts a Year of Grant Writing Seminars
Faculty, Student, and Administrative Microsites on InfoReady | Reminder: Internal Funding Process Workshops

September 2018: Revised Seed Grant in Support of the Arts & Humanities Launching in October | Dr. Kevin Jones, Head of Cyber Security for Airbus, Visits South | NSF Important Notice 144: UPDATE | Export Control Training Reminder | Human Subjects Protection Training Module | InfoReady to Visit USA October 4-5 for QuickStart Training

July 2018: Research Education and Learning Portal | A Banner Year for the Office of Commercialization and Industry Collaboration | Create Your EAB Login Today to Take Advantage of Member Tools | Y.E.S. to Hospitality Trains 100 Students for Summer Jobs

June 2018: Metrics for Internal Funding Programs from the Office of Research and Economic Development | Personnel Activity Records Forms Due Soon | Cayuse 424 Implementation | When Routing, Build in Time for System Changes | ROC Meeting Minutes

May 31, 2018: How Corporate and Foundation Relations Can Enhance Your Research Efforts | Cayuse 424 Implementation and Training Sessions | Enforcement of External Proposal Submission Policy | Changes to No-Cost Extension Requests for Internal Funding Programs | Pivot Privacy Consent Requirements | New Bayh-Dole Rules for Inventions Arising out of Federally Funding Projects

May 1, 2018: Introducing ResearchAdmin@SOUTH | UIDP Project Summit | ORED Internal Funding Awardees | Employee Profile: JaMarkus Coleman | Fundamentals Registration Closing Soon | InfoReady for Post-Award Changes | Littlefield to Depart USA for UNC Greensboro