First phase of the Research Portal to go live Dec. 13

Posted On December 11, 2013
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The first phase of Georgia State University’s Research Portal, utilizing the Sharepoint platform, will roll out this Friday, Dec. 13. The portal streamlines many research administrative processes and resources into a one-stop-shop for all your Georgia State research needs including:

online completion, routing and submission of frequently used OSPA forms; easy tracking of requests and… more »

Register for high-performance computing workshops

Posted On November 18, 2013
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XSEDE and the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center are pleased to announce a regular series of remote workshops on high-performance computing (HPC) topics. These hands-on workshops provide a convenient way for researchers to learn about the latest techniques and technologies of current interest in HPC.

A two-day workshop to give C and Fortran programmers a hands-on introduction to MPI programming will be… more »

Oct. 29, 2013 Research Weekly

Posted On October 29, 2013
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NSF and NIH announce revised proposal deadlines

All federal agencies resumed full operations on Oct. 17, 2013. The NSF and NIH have released information about changes in award funding and proposal deadlines due to the government shutdown. See the links below for this information. Most other federal funding agencies have not issued any… more »

iRIS update: Approval letter availability

Posted On October 29, 2013
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The iRIS protocol management system is now in operation. iRIS does not currently provide access to letters, such as approval letters. Access to the letters should be available within the week.

Investigators requiring IRB letters prior to availability in iRIS may contact the IRB Office at 404-413-3503.

Thank you for your patience as we work… more »

iRIS launches October 22nd

Posted On October 22, 2013
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The new human research protocol management system, iRIS, is now in operation. All IRB submissions should now be through the new system. iRIS may be accessed by going to and using your Campus ID and Campus ID password. All tutorials and guides on how to use iRIS may be found at the more »

Georgia State’s national neuroscience honor society inducts inaugural members

Posted On October 22, 2013
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ATLANTA – Five Georgia State University students were recently inducted as inaugural members of the university’s national neuroscience honor society – Nu Rho Psi.

On Sept. 24, 2013, neuroscience graduate students Jarod Collens and Kill Weathington; seniors Sepehr Goshayeshi and Sara Khan; and junior Morgan Mosley were sworn in via an official induction ceremony.

“The… more »

Oct. 10, 2013 Research Monthly

Posted On October 10, 2013
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URSA’s New Department – OSPA Learn more about OSPA

URSA’s offices of sponsored programs (OSP) and research financial services (RFS) have combined their expertise into one department. Now your research resource for sponsored research has a new name – Office of Sponsored Proposals and Awards (OSPA). The information listed below explains important personnel and… more »