News and Announcements

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 »

Use Pivot for your summer research funding searches

Posted On May 6, 2014

From the Office of the Associate Vice President for Research  Use Pivot for your summer research funding searches If research will be a part of your summer activities, don’t forget Georgia State University offers you access to the world’s largest online funding database known as COS Pivot. It’s where funding connected with research expertise turns… more »

Animal Care and Use Program Awarded AAALAC Accreditation

Posted On March 17, 2014

The Association of Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC) awarded full accreditation to Georgia State University’s Animal Care and Use Program. This accreditation validates the university’s pledge to provide to the highest level of animal care and research practices.

AAALAC is a private, nonprofit organization that promotes the humane treatment of animals… more »

RA Award Submissions

Due to the university being closed Feb. 11 – 13, the Research Administrator Award submission deadline has been extended to Friday, Feb. 21, 2014.

University Research Services & Administration has established a commemorative financial award in honor of research administrators. This award is granted in recognition of superior leadership and service in helping Georgia State… more »

Introducing: Office of Sponsored Proposals and Awards

A message from the Vice President for Research and Economic Development,

URSA’s offices of sponsored programs (OSP) and research financial services (RFS) have combined their expertise into one new department. Now your resource for sponsored research has a new name – Office of Sponsored Proposals and Awards (OSPA).

OSPA will offer Georgia State University… more »

Georgia State University researchers break external funding record

ATLANTA – Georgia State University researchers received $71.2 million from external funding agencies in fiscal year 2013 marking the second straight year of record-breaking research funding.

“This outstanding achievement, during a time of diminishing federal research funding, is a testament to the quality and expertise of our faculty,” said Georgia State President Mark Becker. “We… more »