Faculty Research Forum: External and Internal Funding

A number of resources are available to faculty members seeking research funding from government funding agencies, industry, private foundations or internal University sources. This session will introduce faculty members to the services and people in the Office of the Dean for Research and other campus units whose mission is to connect faculty with funding. A roundtable discussion will cover various aspects of the funding process, including finding funding, proposal development and building productive relationships with sponsors.

  • Extramural funding 
  • Intramural funding
  • Finding funding opportunities
  • Alignment with sponsor interests
  • Research proposal development and submission 
  • Getting to know the program officer
  • Developing a productive relationship with your grant manager

Presentation materials


 

Natural Sciences and Engineering Session

Date: October 8, 2019, 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., lunch will be served

Location: the Great Room, 91 Prospect Avenue

Moderator: Elizabeth Adams, Director, Office of Research and Project Administration

Additional participants:

  • Jack Brassil, Senior Director for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure, Office of the Vice President for Information Technology
  • Coleen Burrus, Director, Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations
  • Pablo Debenedetti, Dean for Research
  • Karla Ewalt, Associate Dean for Research
  • Kelly Freidenfelds, Senior Associate Director, Corporate Engagement and  Foundation Relations
  • Jenny Greene, Professor of Astrophysical Sciences
  • Andrew Houck, Professor of Electrical Engineering
  • Barry Rand, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering
  • Maureen Thompson-Siegel, Senior Grant and Contract Administrator, Office of Research and Project Administration
  • Bridgett vonHoldt, Associate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

 

 

Humanities and Social Sciences Session

Date: October 10, 2019, 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., lunch will be served

Location: the Great Room, 91 Prospect Avenue

Moderator: Elizabeth Adams, Director, Office of Research and Project Administration

Additional participants:

  • Coleen Burrus, Director, Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations
  • Kathy Crown, Executive Director, The Council of the Humanities
  • Pablo Debenedetti, Dean for Research
  • Karla Ewalt, Associate Dean for Research
  • Ed Freeland, Associate Director, Survey Research Center, Woodrow Wilson School
  • Kelly Freidenfelds, Senior Associate Director, Corporate Engagement and  Foundation Relations
  • Kuete Gayibor, Analyst, Office of the Dean of the Faculty
  • Amaney Jamal, Edwards S. Sanford Professor of Politics
  • Maureen Thompson-Siegel, Senior Grant and Contract Administrator, Office of Research and Project Administration