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Office of Research

  

NSF Fall Grants Conference – 2019

February 11, 2019 by | Office of Research

The Spring 2019 National Science Foundation (NSF) Grants Conference is May 20-21, 2019 in Los Angeles at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City. These events are primarily designed to provide new faculty, researchers and administrators with key insights into a wide range of current issues at NSF, including proposal preparation and merit review basics, award management

2018-2019 Faculty Opportunity Fund Supporting the Development of Knowledge and Creative Works

January 28, 2019 by | Office of Research

In collaboration with Provost Glenn Pfeiffer and Faculty Fellow – Laura Glynn, I would like to announce the 2nd year of the Faculty Opportunity Fund program that provides competitive merit-based support for short-term non-renewable projects as described below. These projects are intended to support Chapman University faculty in the development of new and innovative research, scholarship

Chapman Carnegie R2 Classification An indication of growth in research, scholarship and doctoral studies

January 17, 2019 by | Office of Research

As an indication of the growth of research, scholarship and doctoral studies, Chapman has achieved the Carnegie Classification of R2: Doctoral University – High Research Activity. This is a wonderful accomplishment and indicates the hard work of our students, faculty and administration. Recent accomplishments that attributed to this growth include: $11 million in research expenditures

Welcome to New Members of Office of Research, Schmid College and Crean College

January 14, 2019 by | Office of Research

Please join me in welcoming two new Sponsored Projects Analysts that will work within Schmid College and Crean College to support faculty and provide pre and post-award grant management within those units.   Nadia Hajjar, Sponsored Projects Analyst, Schmid College: Nadia has extensive experience with both pre and post-award grants management.  In her previous position

Update on Partial Government Shutdown and Impacts on Research Grants

January 8, 2019 by | Office of Research

Dear Campus Colleagues At midnight, December 21, 2018, current year funding to approximately twelve federal government agencies expired. Following is guidance during the partial shutdown. In general, the following will be true for agencies in shutdown.  Please contact Sponsored Projects Services (SPS) for specific questions about your proposal and/or award.  Awards:  For existing awards, work

Notification Requirements Regarding Sexual Harassment National Science Foundation

November 6, 2018 by | Office of Research

Summary Chapman University is committed to creating and maintaining an educational, working, and living environment free from all forms of harassment and sexual misconduct. The University’s policies prohibit such harassment and misconduct and apply to all members of the University community. On September 21, 2018, the National Science Foundation (NSF) published in the Federal Register

Statement on Protecting the Integrity of US Biomedical Research

October 31, 2018 by | Office of Research

There has been recent press and activities around national security with higher education and research organizations. To ensure correspondence and guidance that has been shared by NIH and NSF please follow these guidelines. NIH NIH has voiced serious concern about threats to the integrity of U. S. biomedical research and announced they are working with other government agencies and

State of Research and Creative Activity November 13

October 2, 2018 by | Office of Research

The second annual State of Research and Creative Activity will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:00 P.M. in The Merle E. and Marjorie J. Fish Interfaith Center. This year, President Daniele Struppa and Vice President for Research Tom Piechota will recognize selected faculty and students and the sponsors who support their research

New Administrator for Contracts and Grants-Morgan Sohrabian

October 1, 2018 by | Office of Research

Morgan Sohrabian will be joining the Office of Research as a Contracts and Grants Administrator on September 24th. In this position, Morgan will work with faculty on post-award management of grants and contracts. Morgan has worked at Chapman since August 2017, most recently as the Sponsored Project Coordinator where she supported faculty with sponsored projects funding

FACULTY FORUM FACULTY DEVELOPMENT FOR RESEARCH AND CREATIVE WORKS

September 26, 2018 by | Office of Research

Tom Piechota, Vice President for Research and Laura Glynn, Faculty Fellow in the Office of Research, will be holding two meetings to address various activities that support faculty in research and creative activity: Update on Faculty Opportunity Fund for 2018-2019 New Grant Writing Institute Other needs for Faculty Development (e.g., interdisciplinary activities) Orange Campus Tuesday,