Office of Research Development Sponsors Workshops

Posted: May 9, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Mason’s Office of Research Development is offering three workshops to round out the 2007-08 academic year.

To register, e-mail Jennifer Bazaz. For further information, visit the web site.

Grant Writing Workshop: Provides instruction on how to write grant proposals. It will include specifics on how to read and interpret a Request for Proposal and how to apply it to your proposal. Includes information on what grant reviewers and program officers look for in a proposal and advice on how to develop a strong proposal. Presenter: Lisa Schioler, a grant project director and former program officer at the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Air Force Department of Research.

Thursday, May 15, 1 to 5 p.m., Fairfax Campus, Research I, Room 162.

Conflict of Interest/Commitment: Identifies what conflicts of interest are and how they are to be handled, as well as examples of the types of conflicts encountered by researchers and institutions. Explores areas of potential conflict that can arise in collaboration, publication and in financial relationships. Presenters: Conflict of Interest Committee Members.

Tuesday, May 13, 11 a.m. to noon, Prince William Campus, Bull Run Hall, Room 249.

Research Resources: Office of Sponsored Programs: This session will provide a description of the services provided by OSP. Includes information on roles and responsibilities in research administration at Mason and details on the proposal submission process. Presenter: Michael Laskofski, director.

Wednesday, May 21, 11 a.m. to noon, Fairfax Campus, Mason Hall, Room D3.

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