Dec. 1, 2016

NEWS YOU NEED

Texas Tech Receives Full Accreditation from AAALAC
For the 18th straight year, Texas Tech receives full accreditation for its excellence in laboratory and animal care use. Read more >>

More News:

Apply for the Seed Grant for Interdisciplinary Research by Dec. 22

Responsible Research: The Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) Office and the Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Export Compliance: How Sanctions and Embargoes Affect Researchers

Next Faculty Research Club Meets Jan. 21


FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

LIMITED SUBMISSIONS
Evaluation of Models of PrEP Service Delivery at Title X and STD Clinics
Dec. 2

Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)
Dec. 5

Research Education: Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) Program (R25)
Dec. 7

Leveraging UNESCO Networks to Address the STEAM Gender Gap in Africa
Dec. 8

Improving HPV Vaccination Coverage Among Adolescent Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial of AFIX and Remote Physician-to-Physician Engagement Strategies
Dec. 12

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE) - Track 1: Institutional Transformation (IT)
Dec. 15

NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM)
Jan. 10

Household Transmission of Influenza Viruses in the Community
Jan. 12

MULTIDISCIPLINARY OPPORTUNITIES
Discovery Research Pre-K - 12
Dec. 5

National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
Dec. 9 (Letter of Intent)

Research Coordination Networks - Undergraduate Biology Education
Jan. 1

Digital Humanities Advancement Grants
Jan. 11

National Robotics Initiative 2.0: Ubiquitous Collaborative Robots
Feb. 2

Science, Technology, and Society (STS)
Feb. 2

Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)
Feb. 15

Minerva Multi-Year University-Led Topics
Feb. 29 (Letter of Intent)

Big XII Faculty Fellowships
Deadline varies (see application)

The Funding Resources and Limited Submissions pages have more listings and information.


TARGETED AWARDS

Please note that the number of external awards for which the university will provide incentives to faculty has been expanded from 29 to more than 200. For more details >>

Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award
Feb. 1

American Academy of Nursing Fellow/Member
Feb. 13

The Targeted External Awards for Faculty page has a complete listing of eligible awards.


EVENTS

Dec. 7
Research Orientation for New Faculty (Office of Research Services Training & Outreach)
9:30 a.m. - Noon (1st session)
1:30 - 4 p.m. (2nd session)
Room 333B, Adminstration Building
In order to facilitate a smooth transition to the research process at TTU, the Office of Research Services conducts a research orientation session for all incoming faculty and research staff. Faculty who are new to campus and those who are not-so-new (but have never attended a research orientation) are encouraged to attend. The session will cover proposal development and processing; review of institutional policies and procedures affecting research at Texas Tech; internal and external funding opportunities; and inform attendees about compliance issues. Attendance is not mandatory, but it is strongly encouraged. Sessions will last for approximately 2-1/2 hours. Seating is limited to 15 attendees, so please RSVP early. If you have any questions, please contact Laura Bilbao >>


IN FOCUS

Texas Tech Researchers and Innovation Showcased in Georgetown, Texas
Texas Tech researchers recently were represented at the Texas Renewable Energy Industries Alliance's annual conference, GridNEXT. Read more >>

Check out more creativity and exploration at Texas Tech in our Focus blog >>


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