Past Events

  1. May 19, 2021 through May 21, 2021, 12:00pm - 4:00pm

    On behalf of the organizing committee, workshop facilitators and the NSF Convergence Accelerator team, it is our pleasure to invite you to the NSF-sponsored Convergence Accelerator workshop “Sustainable Systems Enabling Food Security in Extreme Environments and Food Deserts employing a Convergence of Food, Energy, Water and Systems”. Some of the workshop topics include Food Security, Sustainable Systems and Agriculture; Renewable Energy and Sustainable Water Resources; Sustainable, Integrated and Smart Systems; and Social Engagement, Policy, and Education.

  2. May 11, 2021, 9:00am - 11:00am

    In this session geared toward staff, learn about common types of faculty, graduate student, post doc, and staff appointments. Off-duty compensation, release time appointments, supplemental compensation, and salary capping are covered, as well as personnel-related compliance topics, such as time and effort reporting, key personnel, and cost sharing.   

  3. Apr 27, 2021, 1:30pm - 3:00pm

    Learn effective project management by understanding the electronic tools available and regular monitoring activities. If you require an accommodation such as live captioning or interpretation to participate in any session, please contact Karla Gengler-Nowak at gengler-nowak.1@osu.edu or 614-292-8077. Requests made 10 business days (2 weeks) prior to the event will generally allow us to provide seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date.

  4. Apr 20, 2021, 12:30pm - 2:30pm

    This webinar will benefit Ohio State affiliates who participate or will participate in corporate research engagement. Attendees will learn what industry partners value from their relationship with academia and how academia benefits from engaging in collaborative industry-sponsored research. Other topics include how to use existing industry/university relationships to identify company contacts; how to gather intelligence on past and current Ohio State industry partnerships; the industry-sponsored research process; advice on proposal development; research agreement terms and the responsibilit

  5. Apr 13, 2021, 9:00am - 10:30am

    Types of human subjects research, the protocol screening and review process, the importance of award and protocol screening and review process, the importance of award and protocol congruency, and PI responsibilities.

  6. Apr 8, 2021, 1:00pm - 1:30pm

    The Heilmeier Catechism, developed by George H. Heilmeier, is a series of nine questions originally used to evaluate proposed research programs at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). This presentation will provide an overview of these questions, which can be employed to develop stronger, more competitive proposals by providing a framework for proposal organization that works for nearly all research areas and disciplines. Participants will learn how to employ these questions to create a compelling narrative and increase their chances of funding.

  7. Apr 7, 2021, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

    Join us to learn more about the nitty gritty of interdisciplinary collaborations. This series of discussions is based on the experiences of teams of researchers working on an NSF-Advancing Informal STEM Learning Project: Convergent Learning from Divergent Perspectives. In the second panel discussion, researchers who have participated in an interdisciplinary team will discuss how they have built a high-functioning team, the process of finding an advisory team from outside the university and negotiating potentially contentious topics of publications and communication.

  8. Mar 30, 2021, 10:30am - 12:00pm

    The Sustainability Institute invites you to "Healthy Air, Land and Water: How to Develop, Win and Execute Interdisciplinary Grants for Research." Join us as we explore the steps involved in submitting winning grants as well as what to do once the grant has been awarded.

  9. Mar 30, 2021, 9:00am - 10:30am

    In this 1.5 hour session geared toward staff,  The Office of Research Compliance staff will introduce their office and the compliance issues for which they are responsible (conflict of interest, conflict of commitment, research misconduct, responsible conduct of research, foreign influence). Ethics issues will also be covered.

  10. Mar 25, 2021, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    The world of scholarly publishing can be a confusing place. Come learn the basics and bring your questions! Accommodations: If you require an accommodation such as live captioning or interpretation to participate in this event, please contact Gwen Short at short.67@osu.edu or 330-263-3773.    Requests made 10 days prior to the event will generally allow us time to provide seamless access, but the university will make every effort to meet requests made after this date.

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