The Research and Large Center Development Office offers a variety of programs to help faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and other researchers build their grant seeking skills, learn about sponsors, and learn how to work more effectively with collaborators and teams. Special programs are provided for graduate students.
Workshops and programs presented by Research and Large Center Development can be grouped into the following themes:
- Instrumentation & Infrastructure
- Meet the Agencies
- Research Career Development
- Program-Focused Info and Support
Multiple-session programs that provide in-depth training and support over the span of a semester or full academic year
- Department of Energy (DOE) Early Career Research Program
- NSF CAREER Academy
Single-session workshops that cover topics of perennial interest to researchers and scholars; additional topics may be covered on a one-time basis
Slides, handouts, and recordings from all Research and Large Center Development workshops and presentations are archived in Workshop Resources.
A monthly newsletter for faculty and research professionals that provides timely advice on how to compete successfully for research and education funding from federal agencies and from foundations, including news items related to grant seeking, grants policy, and planning
Programs designed specifically to help graduate students enhance their skills for seeking and securing funding for their research and scholarly activities