Monthly Archives: December 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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A Message from the OSP Director, Jim Casey

Welcome to the December issue of the Sponsored Research Monthly! I am sure that everyone is quite busy this time of the year with the holiday season upon us and everyone wrapping up business as much as possible before the holiday … Continue reading

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November Research Awards

In November 2016 (FY 2017), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers. PI: Daniel Fong College of Arts and Sciences – Biology Title: Molecular Genetic Variation among Lirceus usdagalun, L. culveri, and L. hargeri Populations … Continue reading

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OSP Offers Funding Search Information Sessions

The Office of Sponsored Programs offers informational sessions for faculty and staff interested in independently searching for funding opportunities. The information sessions will provide training on how to use our current funding opportunity database, Pivot, and will assist faculty and … Continue reading

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Applying the D.E.A.N. Method in Explaining F&A Costs

I am sure you have heard or have seen for yourselves that our institution has a new federally negotiated indirect cost rate agreement (NICRA). If not, the link to the NICRA is here: http://www.american.edu/provost/osp/upload/NICRA_Memorandum.pdf. I imagine there may be questions … Continue reading

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A Retrospective Look at Sponsored Research: Interview with Dr. Jerry Goldman

Please note: This article is reprinted with the permission of NCURA Magazine and the National Council of University Research Administrators. What was the genesis of the Oyez Project – your motivations and reasons for documenting this important facet of Supreme … 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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