Learn About the Basics of Post-Award Management
The research funding workshop series hosted by the Division of Research and Innovation concludes with its final workshop at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, with a virtual session on Post-Award Basics.
Join Katie Tracy, director of research accounting in sponsored programs, as she goes over what happens when a sponsored project is awarded funding. This workshop will cover post-award basic terminology, the steps of the post-award process and common post-award pitfalls to avoid. Tracy will also give attendees guidance on who to reach out to if an investigator has questions about their sponsored project award.
Any faculty and staff interested in learning more about the basics of managing awarded sponsored projects are welcome to attend.
Three civil engineering faculty members received a $1.9 million grant from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to investigate existing pavements and evaluate their structure for military infrastructure problems.
The team included Kylie Roesler, who placed first overall individually; Ethan Strobel, who finished seventh overall; and Kaleb Barenberg and Cayla Wilson. The team is coached by Dennis Mason.
For the winter holidays, the Multimedia Department in Mullins Library has compiled a list of streaming videos and music available to all students, staff and faculty. Physical items will be in the Hodges Reading Room.
If you are at least 21 years old and have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19, you may be eligible to participate.
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