Research and Sponsored Programs

Research and Sponsored Programs staff is available to make presentations to classes and faculty meetings on topics such as proposal preparation, finding funding sources, and human subjects in research.

The Office of Research & Sponsored Programs resides within the Office of the Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs.

Please contact the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs for more information.

News and Notes

As of July 16, 2015, a new Course Buy-out Request Form has been implemented for faculty use (IF) when a portion of a faculty’s salary is being financed or subsidized through a grant.

As of December 23, 2014 updates on the status of the OMB Uniform Guidance Requirements was issued:

  • The Uniform Guidance implementation task force has been working diligently over the last few months to determine changes in policy and procedures necessary to implement OMB’s Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (“Uniform Guidance” or “UG”), effective December 26, 2014. Although the UG implementation task force has made significant progress, the task force was unable to finalize our efforts until the various federal agencies issued their plans for implementation of the UG, which were just released Friday, December 19, 2014.  The task force will continue to refine University policies and procedures to reflect the requirements of the Uniform Guidance and implementing agencies in January 2015.
  • Please monitor the University’s UG website for updates and additional information
  • Visit the  New OMB Uniform Guidance for complete information.

As of November 10, 2014, clarifications have been made to the IRB website regarding IRB application signatures

As of October 28, 2014, clarifications have been made to the IRB website regarding Required Training for Investigators, Students, and Research Staff.

Meeting Schedules