ORS WORKSHOPS/SEMINARS: Spring 2014 Schedule

January 16, 2014

The Office of Research Services is pleased to present the following seminars and/or workshops in order to promote your success at Texas Tech. Seating is generally limited so your RSVP would be greatly appreciated. Please RSVP to Nicole R. Smith at nicole.r.smith@ttu.edu. All sessions will be held in the Teaching, Learning and Professional Development Center (TLPDC) located in the Library in the room indicated.

For more training and outreach opportunities visit our Training and Outreach website.

BUDGET BASICS: Participants will learn how to begin the grant proposal budget process, what to include, and how using the ORS budget template simplifies the process. Seating is limited to 15 participants.

Wednesday Feb. 5, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Friday March 7, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Thursday April 3, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Friday May 9, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151

CAYUSE 424/SP: The Office of Research Services is now using Cayuse 424 for proposal submission and Cayuse SP for electronic routing. The Cayuse system will track our research proposal and award activity, provide for streamlined-internal routing and approval of proposals, facilitate submission to sponsor systems, and store proposal and award documents. This training session will walk you through the proposal submission process using Cayuse 424 and SP. Seating is limited to 15 participants.

Thursday Feb. 6, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Wednesday Feb. 19, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Thursday March 6, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Friday March 28, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Thursday April 10, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Friday April 25, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Thursday May 8, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151
Friday May 23, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151

NSF FASTLANE: FastLane is the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) online proposal submission system through which researchers and potential researchers, reviewers, and research administrators and their organizations relate to the sponsor. More than 250,000 people use FastLane each year. Participants will learn how to prepare proposals, assign proposal access to ORS, review and edit their profiles as well as how to keep track of proposals submitted to NSF. Seating is limited to 15 participants.

Friday March 14, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. TLPDC Room 151