Monthly Archives: November 2016

Funding Opportunities

Please note that these offerings are a sampling of what is available via our search funding tools and serve as examples for you to consider. If you have not attended a “search funding tool” training session, we encourage you to … Continue reading

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October Research Awards

In October 2016 (FY 2017), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers. PI: Maria Floro College of Arts and Sciences – Economics Title: American University Planning Workshop for Research Program on Gender-Sensitive Macroeconomic Models … Continue reading

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Foreign Interactions: Small Cultural Differences that Can Make a Difference in Research Administration

The research community is encouraged to collaborate and explore ways to identify new funding sources. This involves looking outside of our borders and engaging with foreign collaborators to apply for foreign grants. From a research administration perspective, it can be … Continue reading

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Cayuse SP Coming to AU’s Research Administration Processes

On October 18, 2016 an agreement was reached between Evisions Inc. and American University for the purchase of Cayuse SP grants management software. Cayuse SP, or “Sponsored Projects,” is a grant life cycle management tool that will provide AU researchers … Continue reading

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Faculty Spotlight

Each month, an OSP staff member interviews an American University faculty member to highlight their contributions in providing cutting-edge research that serves to create and advance knowledge, and enrich the resources of our educational community. This month, we are featuring … Continue reading

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OSP Announce Monthly Surveys

  On a monthly basis, the Office of Sponsored Programs will be conducting a point of service customer satisfaction survey. OSP is conducting this survey in order to get a better understanding of satisfaction of researchers who interact with our … Continue reading

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A Message from the OSP Director, Jim Casey

Welcome to the November issue of the OSP Newsletter! As you know, much is occurring to strengthen the research administration infrastructure. The newest item of significance is that the Cayuse SP contract has been signed, effectively immediately. This means that the … Continue reading

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