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• Serves as the institutions Authorized Organizational Representative. Responsible for internal approval of and contract execution of externally funded research.
• Supports the faculty search agenda by strengthening existing initiatives with external agencies partners and agencies, while seeking opportunities to expand into new multidisciplinary fields.
• Promotes research activities across the University's academic units and among faculty and students
- Responsible for administration and regulatory compliance within the Graduate School & Research
- Proposal Development – technical.
- Liaison to College of Health and Human Sciences; College of Education and Allied Professions; College of Fine & Performing Arts
- Identification of Funding opportunities
- Proposal Development – technical
- Assisting faculty with preparing proposal for submission; RAMSeS entry
- Contract negotiation
- Internal processing of awards; coordinates new award meetings
- Liaison to College of Arts & Sciences; College of Business; The Kimmel School; Hunter Library
Erin Burnside - Research Protections Officer
Coordinates compliance committees & functions
- Institutional Review Board (IRB)
- Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
- Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)
- Conflict of Interest
- Export Control
The Research Development Specialist works with Faculty and staff to support, facilitate and enhance internal and external research across the Boyer Model of Scholarship
- Consults with faculty on an individual and/or groups basis regarding appropriate research design, methods, and evaluation for faculty scholarship and proposal development.
- Provides training and assistance for qualitative and quantitative research projects
- Assists faculty in the use of research software such as SPSS, SAS, Qualtrics, ArcGIS, Atlas.ti, R, NVivo, and others
- Facilitates opportunities for collaborative and peer-to-peer research support
- Works with other campus stakeholders to develop policies, applications, and professional development opportunities to support research