Monthly Archives: February 2017

Ashley Alexander Appointed to NCURA Presidential Task Force on Diversity and Inclusiveness

OSP assistant director, Ashley Alexander, has been appointed to the NCURA Presidential Task Force on Diversity and Inclusiveness. The charge of the task force is to look into the issues of diversity and inclusiveness in the research administration profession and … Continue reading

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A Message from the OSP Director, Jim Casey

Dear Colleagues, Welcome to the April issue of the Sponsored Research Monthly. In this issue you will find our normal stable of AU research administration news, faculty and staff articles, and awards received during the month of March. Our issue … Continue reading

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April 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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January Research Awards

In January 2017 (FY 17), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers. PI: John Willoughby College of Arts and Sciences – Economics Title: Support for The Organizational Strengthening of the Program for Gender Analysis of … Continue reading

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New OSP Employee Hayley Kanlyn

Hayley Kanlyn joined the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) in February 2017 as a Grant and Contract Manager focusing on pre award functions. With close to a decade in professional grant and contract management experience, Hayley works to ensure that … Continue reading

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Faculty Spotlight: Shouzhong Zou, Ph.D.

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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Mentoring in the Workplace

By Dr. John Carfora, James Casey, David Bateson, and Sarah Rohne This article is adapted from a summary of the mentoring program, authored by Sarah Rohne, David Bateson, and Dr. John Carfora, published in the February 2016 issue of Back … Continue reading

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