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

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

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 »

OSPA Team Reorganization to Benefit Research Community

Beginning Feb. 5, 2014, proposals, awards and contracts will be handled by sponsor-specific teams in OSPA. This reorganization will sharply focus knowledge of sponsor proposal and administrative requirements and increase our collaborative efforts in meeting those requirements. 

Immediate process changes will include:

• Each award will be set up by one team member entering all… more »

Research information session to highlight new initiatives

Posted On January 24, 2014
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Plan to attend a research information session on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2 – 3:30 p.m. in the Student Center Auditorium. This meeting will include a brief Research Portal tutorial and information about Cayuse424 service modules. In addition, OSPA Director Ken Packman will discuss the reorganization of his department into sponsor-specific teams and the benefits this… more »

NSF CAREER Award Seminar 2014

Posted On January 16, 2014
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URSA’s Third Annual NSF CAREER Award Seminar for junior faculty and interested support staff will take place Wednesday, Jan. 29, 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Register today for this wonderful opportunity to hear from a NSF CAREER Award reviewer.

This award is in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholar  through… more »