Workshop Series

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The Research Development Office and Large Center Development host seminar series that meet throughout the year. Topics include information about sponsors and their programs as well as strategies for successfully seeking and managing external grants.

Slides, handouts, and other presentation resources from previous years' workshops may be available on the Workshop Resources page.

 
CoRE Collaboration Café

The CoRE Collaboration Café meets at 3:30 PM on the 1st Wednesday of each month. Hosted by Large Center Development, the Café provides a forum to learn about topics related to team building, multidisciplinary research, and collaboration.

Audience: Faculty, Staff, and Students
How to register: No registration needed; watch for email announcements with each month's topic and location
For more information: Contact Maria Emanuel, visit the CoRE webpage, or find LCD events on the Master Calendar.

 

Department of Defense (DoD) Young Investigator Programs

Four UNH sessions provide information about the DoD funding opportunities specifically for early career investigators by the Office of Naval Research (ONR), Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Army Research Office (ARO), and Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR).   Program characteristics, eligibility requirements, and strategies and best practices for engaging with DoD service branch Points of Contact and for developing competitive proposals will be discussed.  

Audience: Early career faculty with research topics of interest to the DoD

Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program - Information Workshop

ONR's YIP seeks to identify and support academic scientists and engineers who are in their first or second full-time tenure-track or tenure-track-equivalent academic appointment, who have received their doctorate or equivalent degree on the date designated or later, and who show exceptional promise for doing creative research in the research areas described in the ONR science and technology (S&T) department section of ONR's website.

When: Mid--July, depending on release date of new RFA
Where: TBD
How to apply: RSVP to announcement or from Master Calendar posting
For more information: Contact Lynnette Hentges

DARPA Young Faculty Award (YFA) Information Session

The objective of the DARPA Young Faculty Award (YFA) program is to identify and engage rising stars in junior research positions, emphasizing those without prior DARPA funding, and expose them to DoD needs and DARPA’s program development process. Tenure-track assistant/associate professors and tenured faculty within 3 years of their tenure date are eligible to apply to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Young Faculty Award (YFA) if their research addresses one of the specific topic areas (TAs) of interest articulated in the current FOA, DARPA-RA-18-02

When: TBD, depending on release date of new RFA
Where: TBD
How to apply: RSVP to announcement or from Master Calendar posting
For more information: Contact Lynnette Hentges

Army Research Office Young Investigator Program Information Session

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office (ARO) mission is to serve as the Army's principal extramural basic research agency in the engineering, physical, information and life sciences; developing and exploiting innovative advances to insure the Nation's technological superiority. ARO's research mission represents the most long-range Army view for changes in its technology. 

When: TBD
Where: TBD
How to apply: RSVP to announcement or from Master Calendar posting
For more information: Contact Lynnette Hentges

Air Force Young Investigator Program Information Session

The mission of Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AROSR) is to support Air Force goals of control and maximum utilization of air, space, and cyberspace. AFOSR accomplishes its mission by investing in basic research efforts for the Air Force in relevant scientific areas. The objectives of the Air Force Young Investigator Research Program (YIP) are to foster creative basic research in science and engineering; enhance early career development of outstanding young investigators; and increase opportunities for young investigators to recognize the Air Force mission and related challenges in science and engineering.

When: TBD, depending on release date of new RFA
Where: TBD
How to apply: RSVP to announcement or from Master Calendar posting
For more information: Contact Lynnette Hentges

Contact Information

Kathy Cataneo
Director, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-0357
k.cataneo@unh.edu

Lynnette Hentges
Senior Associate, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-2002
lynnette.hentges@unh.edu

Michael Thompson
Senior Associate, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-5255
michael.thompson@unh.edu