Resources for Researchers

Resources for Researchers

These programs are designed to help researchers learn about the variety of resources available at UNH to support their research and scholarly activity.

Look for the heading bar to identify these programs in the Research Office Workshop/Seminar Calendar.  Note that not all programs are offered every year.

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Faculty/Postdoc Education Loan Repayment Program

Navigating UNH Research Office Services and Supports

Research Computing and Cyberinfrastructure for UNH

Resources for International Scholarship

Survey, Evaluation and Assessment Services

UNH Cooperative Extension: Using Engagement to Broaden the Impact of Your Project

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Faculty/Postdoc Education Loan Repayment Program

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) will repay up to $35,000 in student loans each year for Ph.D. or postdoctoral scientists who agree to conduct “qualified” biomedical, behavioral, social, or clinical research, REGARDLESS of whether or not they have external funding for their research. Dain Laroche (Kinesiology), a successful NIH Loan Repayment Program awardee, will share his insights  and answer attendees’ questions about the Program.            NIH Loan Repayment Program website

Audience: Faculty and Research Staff

Attendance: Open - UNH community

Presentation and Materials from May 14, 2012 Workshop:

Presentation

Program Overview

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Navigating UNH Research Office Services and Supports

Presentations by Research Office service unit staff to acquaint new faculty with:

  • Specific services available to support conduct of research and scholarship at UNH,
  • How to “navigate” the UNH system to submit proposals for external support, and
  • Critical information about responsible conduct of research and scholarship that applies to all types of research, teaching, and advising students.

Audience: All Faculty (particularly 1st and 2nd years)

Attendance: By invitation; RSVP required 

Video of October 7, 2011 Presentation (Run time: approx. 90 min):

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Research Computing and Cyberinfrastructure for UNH

This session focuses on cyberinfrastructure and the UNH strategic plan area to expand resources for all research disciplines. An overview of recent and planned initiatives to increase NH cyberinfrastructure and the resources available through Research Computing and Information Technology to support research projects and other scholarly activities will be highlighted along with actual examples involving UNH. Planning efforts that lead to partnering across disciplines at UNH to seek future funding sources and new project ideas will be introduced.

Audience: Faculty, research staff, post-docs and graduate students

Attendance: Open - UNH community

Presentation from February 10, 2012 Workshop

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Resources for International Scholarship

Update on UNH Strategic Plan Initiative to Internationalize UNH (Lisa MacFarlane); resources available through UNH’s Center for International Education (CIE, Gregg Orifici) and the UNH Office of Research Development and Communications (Lynnette Hentges) to support faculty who wish to conduct their scholarship in other countries and/or to host international scholars at UNH.

Audience: All faculty and research staff  interested in internationalizing their research and scholarly activities

Attendance: Open - UNH community

Presentations and Materials from April 12, 2012 Workshop:

Lisa MacFarlane, Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs          Lisa.MacFarlane@unh.edu
Update on UNH 2020 Strategic Initiative – Internationalizing UNH

UNH 2020: The Ten Initiatives – Internationalizing UNH
President’s Panel on Internationalizing UNH: October 24, 2011 Report

Faculty Senate Activities re: Internationalizing UNH
III. Report on internationalization, UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE 2011-12 FACULTY SENATE, JANUARY 30, 2012 - MINUTES SUMMARY
V. Remarks by and questions to the chair, UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE 2011-12 FACULTY SENATE, FEBRUARY 13, 2012 - MINUTES SUMMARY

Navitas
UNH webiste: Navitas at UNH
Navitas website: Navitas at the University of New Hampshire

Gregg Orifici, Assistant Director, Center for International Education          Gregg.Orifici@unh.edu
Internationalization Resources and Services to Support Faculty in the Center for International Education (CIE)

CIE Support for Internationalization: Overview     Bookmark
CIE website – Faculty section

Lynnette Hentges, Senior Associate, Research Development and Communications          Lynnette.Hentges@unh.edu
UNH Research Office Resources and Services to Support International Scholarship

UNH Research Office  ---  Resources and Services to Support International Scholarship
Support for International Scholarship -- Web Resources

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Survey, Evaluation and Assessment Services

Overview of survey, polling, project design, statistical support, program evaluation, and assessment resources and services available from the UNH Survey Center, the Carsey Institute, and the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning to support research and other scholarly activities.

Audience: Faculty, research staff, post-docs and graduate students

Attendance: Open - UNH community


Presentations and Materials from March 18, 2013 Workshop:

Video of workshop (Run time: approx. 90 min)

      UNH Survey Center   Survey design and execution 
  Andrew Smith, Director   Andrew.Smith@unh.edu
  Presentation:   UNH Survey Center Capabilities 03-08-2013
  Links:   UNH Survey Center/HOME
 
Carsey Institute
 
Statistical design, Statistical analysis, Program evaluation
  Bruce Mallory, Interim Director   Bruce.Mallory@unh.edu
  Presentation:   Carsey_Institute_March_18_2013
  Handouts:   Carsey Institute Evaluation Program - brochure
      Carsey Five-Year Report, 2008-2013
  Links:   Carsey Institute/HOME
      Carsey Institute/Research Resources/Evaluation Program
 
Center for Excellence in
Teaching and Learning
 
Assessment of student learning outcomes
  Victor Benassi, Faculty Director   Victor.Benassi@unh.edu
  Handout:   Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Services
  Links:   Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning/HOME
      Assessment Coordinator for Student Learning Outcomes, Elizabeth Tappin

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UNH Cooperative Extension: Using Engagement to Broaden the Impact of Your Project

As an application and extension arm of the UNH research community, Cooperative Extension's mission is to bring research-based information to varied audiences. This workshop will introduce faculty to Cooperative Extension, discuss the broad range of expertise and programming offered, and explore the role Extension may play when responding to calls for proposals or designing program evaluation and implementation strategies.

Audience: Faculty, research staff, post-docs and graduate students

Attendance: Open - UNH community

Materials from October 28, 2011 Workshop:

      UNH CE Brochure
 

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Contact Information

 

Research Development and Communications

Kathryn B. Cataneo
Director of Research Development & Communications

603-862-0357
k.cataneo@unh.edu


Lynnette Hentges
Senior Associate

603-862-2002
lynnette.hentges@unh.edu

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