We look back on a successful 2015 and we look forward to new opportunities and challenges in 2016.
Throughout 2015, the University Instrumentation Center (UIC) focused on strengthening its value to the university and the local research community. Some highlights of our major accomplishments in 2015 include:
Idea Elan Laboratory Management Software - The implementation of this software...
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has released a new podcast entitled “Obtaining Certificates of Confidentiality for Your Research” as part of its All About Grants podcast series.
Certificates of confidentiality (CoCs) are mechanisms issued by NIH to researchers that allow researchers to refuse to disclose identifiable information about research subjects in response to legal demands, such...
ARPA-E encourages outstanding scientists and engineers from different organizations, scientific disciplines, and technology sectors to form project teams for a planned program focused on the development of technologies that measure structural and functional properties of plant roots and soils that lead to the development of improved root traits. Specifically, ARPA-E is interested in traits that...
The Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML), a seasonal field marine biology station on Appledore Island, Maine is operated jointly by the University of New Hampshire and Cornell University. Over the past decade, SML has dramatically decreased its use of fossil fuels and storage of petroleum products on the 95-acre island that provides educational and research facilities for hundreds of users each summer...
The NIH has announced effective January 10, 2016 that for grant and cooperative agreement awards and extramural research and development contract awards the Executive Level II salary currently set at $183,300 is increasing to $185,100.
Read the NIH's full announcement here.