NSERC Community Engagement Visits
NSERC has begun a series of community engagement visits to provide researchers, students and other stakeholders an opportunity to learn more about some recent program and policy developments. These visits will also serve as a platform for the community to engage in discussions on programs and policies and seek more information from some of NSERC's grants and scholarships experts. Here is more information about the session that will be hosted here at the University of Alberta in Edmonton:
||May 27, 2013
||9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science (CCIS)
Participants are asked to RSVP through firstname.lastname@example.org by May 23.
The presentation will be video streamed. Please follow the link https://new.livestream.com/aict/events/2124365 and open the attached PowerPoint presentation at the same time. Please note that the live-stream system always shows the eastern time as default; however the event will start at 9 am mountain time.
Research Administration Day 2013
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Date: Wednesday June 5, 2013
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
The Research Services Office (RSO) offers continuing education and professional development seminars for university research staff. Research Administration Day (RAD) provides practical presentations and interactive workshops focused on the complexity, diversity, and accountability of administrative responsibilities with research funding. The purpose of RAD is to promote and support excellence in research administration.
RAD is designed for those who are involved with research administration and management at the Faculty, Department and project level. There are three learning streams; 100 (introductory), 200 (intermediate), and 300 (advanced). Sessions will offer lectures, facilitated small group discussions and case-based workshops, respectively.
Click here to download a copy of our program and session descriptions. Online registration is available through the Learning Shop. If you require additional information, please contact your Research Facilitation Office. You can also review our Frequently Asked Questions.
Check out our Funding Opportunities page for a listing of national funding and training opportunities from CIFAR, CDMRP, Marie Curie Actions, Mitacs and NSERC.