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RAFT Foundations Session (NON-Cohort)

RSH207 Effort Advanced Topics This session provides a “deep dive” into the most important aspects related to effort, including effort commitments and cost sharing. We’ll also discuss managing effort throughout the life of a sponsored project. Finally, we’ll explore a variety of case studies and practical examples. Tuesday, 11/3/201:30…

Need PPE? UF Procurement Services Can Help!

UF departments and researchers can purchase PPE for their research teams and research labs through UF Procurement Services. Ordering information can be found at https://procurement.ufl.edu/covid19ppe/. Items available include: Disposable Face CoveringReusable Face CoveringFloor DecalsHand SanitizerDisinfectantDisinfectant WipesSanitizing WipesFace ShieldsEye Protection…

MainSpring Seminar: Research Integrity for Research Administrators

This seminar will provide a high-level overview of the research integrity for research administrators. In one short session, you will become familiar with all the major areas of non-fiscal compliance as it relates to research administration. Focusing on the needs and roles of RAs and grant support staff, the instructors…

NSF FastLane Being Retired

NSF’s Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO) will soon require the use of Research.gov for proposal submissions with no deadlines, and will no longer accept proposal submissions through FastLane.   The funding opportunities will clearly specify whether submission via Research.gov is available and NSF is developing additional training materials to meet…

New NSF Proposal Requirements

Effective October 5, 2020, National Science Foundation (NSF) approved formats must be used for the biographical sketch and current and pending support sections of all NSF proposal submissions. The two approved formats are: Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae (SciENcv) moduleNSF fillable pdf for both biographical…

RA Appreciation Day Celebration

Watch Video! RA Appreciation Day!Monday, 9/28/201:00 – 3:00 pm Our Research Administrators are a pivotal reason why UF is a top research university, which is why all UF RA’s are invited to UF’s RA Appreciation Day to celebrate their hard work. This virtual event will include:…

MainSpring Workshop: Excel Tips & Tricks for Research

A workshop series directed toward those that support research at UF. This workshop will focus on: Learning tools for non-expert Excel users Navigation & Efficiency Tips Table Formatting Valuable Formulas Unpacking Formulas from PIs Effective Printing Processes Space is limited, register today!…

The Fall 2020 RAFT Foundations Cohort Application Window Closes Tomorrow at 5 pm

This is your last chance to get your application submitted for the Fall 2020 RAFT Foundations Cohort.  If you want to apply, please submit your application by 5 pm tomorrow afternoon. ____ Applications to participate in UF’s Research Administration & Financials Training (RAFT) Foundations Cohort due by August 14. UF’s…