URSA News and Announcements

Research Solutions Technology Showcase Event on Wednesday March 15th

Research Solutions and the Office of Vice President for Research & Economic Development would like to invite you to the 2nd annual Research Solutions Technology Showcase event. You can join us for the morning session, afternoon session, or the entire day. Doors open at 8:30 at 100 Auburn Avenue (Centennial Hall). We will have guest… more »

Winter-Spring 2017 Workshops and Online Guides for Grant Preparation and Administration

URSA is proud to offer a number of research-related workshops and online guidance for the development of grant proposals and for general research administration. Below is the list of all research-related workshops that will be offered between January and June 2017, as well as information about where to access online guidance. Registration opens as noted… more »

Bridge funds available for FLSA-affected salaries on sponsored awards

Effective December 1, 2016, all postdoctoral associates that are paid from sponsored project (grant) funds and are classified as exempt employees must be paid a minimum annual salary of $47,476 as required by the federal regulation recently issued from the Department of Labor under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

President Becker, Vice President Rackliffe, and… more »

Announcing FY2017 Faculty Internal Grant Awards

Congratulations to the following faculty recently selected to receive internal grant awards. Their proposals were selected from a total of 71 proposals that were submitted:

Research Initiation Grant awards:

Michael Beran and Audrey Parrish, Dept. of Psychology Patrick Enderle, Dept. of Middle & Secondary Education Garth Heutel, Dept. of Economics Alexander Kozhanov, Dept. of Physics… more »

Publication Costs coverage for BioMed Central journals

Georgia State offers an institutional membership with open access publisher, BioMed Central. The university has a limited credit for publications in BioMed Central journal available to full time faculty. University faculty may apply for these funds through Georgia State’s membership using the application form at: BioMed Central publication application.

We wish to emphasize… more »

Advisory: Travel to countries affected by Ebola

The following is an important notice regarding personal travel to and contact with persons traveling from countries where Ebola outbreaks are occurring.

Travel Alerts and Warnings CDC has posted Warning – Level 3 Travel Notices recommending that people avoid non-essential travel to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone at this time. Georgia State advises that university-related… more »