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"Writing a Strong Research Board Application" Workshop

Attend the “How to Write a Strong Campus Research Board Application” workshop Monday, December 12th, 12:00­-2:00 pm, Foreign Language Building room 1080 (Lucy Ellis Lounge).  
This workshop addresses the components of the application, with a particular focus on the proposal narrative. Full time tenured/tenure-track faculty are eligible to apply to the Campus Research Board. 

Space is limited; registration is encouraged but not required. Email to register.

Discussion Panel on Applying for and Managing MURI Grants

The Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) is a basic research program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). Hear from MURI directors about how to successfully apply for and manage a MURI grant. Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Time: 11:00 a.m. Location: 1000 Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory; 208 North Wright St.

Blue Waters: A Powerful Tool for Research at Illinois and Beyond

Blue Waters is one of the most powerful supercomputers in the world, and is the fastest supercomputer on a university campus. Since Blue Waters went into production on March 28, 2013, it has provided 7.2 billion core-hours to scientists and engineers across the country. Learn more.

Info Session on NEH Fellowships

Information Session for Faculty - Sponsored by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research

National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships


Please join us for an information session:
Friday, January 27th
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
500 Swanlund Administration Building 

Six Illinois Faculty Recognized for Advancing Science

U of I Central to $3.5 Million NSF I-Corps Node

Engaging with Federal Funding Agencies Webinar for Early Career Faculty

The Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Initiative (IHSI) has organized a webinar for early career faculty regarding engaging with federal funding agencies. This is an excellent opportunity for faculty to learn how to build and maximize their relationships with the funding agencies and program managers. The webinar will  be hosted and facilitated by Lewis-Burke Associates.

NCSA to Lead $110M NSF Project to Expand Cyberinfrastructure Ecosystem

New Campus Effort—the Social and Behavioral Sciences Research Initiative

Social and Behavioral Sciences Research Initiative

Illinois scientists didn’t invent happiness, but they did develop its scientific study. They also revolutionized the field of organ donation, created the nation’s first PhD program in Accountancy, taught the world how to design surveys, and regularly advise national and international organizations like the World Bank, the OECD, and the Social Security Administration.

Six Illinois Professors Named Guggenheim Fellows