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Specific Focus Workshops


ORC periodically organizes workshops for specific funding programs from federal agencies such as NSF, NIH, DARPA, and others. These workshops typically include panelís discussions of successfully funded faculty and working sessions on developing a strong proposal.

Upcoming Workshops:

New Faculty Series: Research Foundation & ARI

New Faculty Series: Technology Transfer

New Faculty Series: Research Misconduct


New Faculty Series: Financial Compliance

2/12/2018

3/20/2018

4/2/2018

4/19/2018

Previous Workshops:

November 29, 2017: Basics of Grantsmanship, Led by: Joshua Roney, M.A.

November 14, 2017: NSF Inside Scoop, Led by: Debra Reinhart, Ph.D.

November 2, 2017: NSF Research Opportunities in Advanced Manufacturing, Led by: Dr. Steven Schmid, NSF Program Director

October 3, 2017: Seeking Funding, Led by: Joshua Roney, M.A., & Madhavi Chokshi

September 26, 2017: STEM Ed Research Collaborations Symposium

           Successful Collaborations: TeachLive, Led by: Charles Hughes, Ph.D.
           iSTEM: How We are Serving You, Led by: Melissa Dagley, Ph.D.
           Successful Collaborations: iSTEM Fellows Panel Discussion

    • Eleazar Vasquez, Ph.D.

    • Matthew Marino, Ph.D.

    • Jacquelyn Chini, Ph.D.

    • Damla Turgut, Ph.D.

    • Hyoung Jin “Joe” Cho, Ph.D.

April 20, 2017: Academic Research Roundtable, Sponsored by DARPA.

April 5, 2017: NSF REU Program Workshop, Led by Debra Reinhart, Ph.D., and Andre Gesquiere, Ph.D.

March 30, 2017: Leading the Team, Led by: Stephen Fiore, Ph.D.

March 27, 2017: UCF Innovation Ecosystem, NSF ERC , Led by: Erik Sander, University of Florida

February 27, 2017: Building and Managing the Team, Led by: Joshua Roney, M.A., and Deborah C. Beidel, Ph.D.

January 26, 2017: The Logistics of Commitment, Led by: Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D. and Michael Macedonia, Ph.D.


January 19, 2017: Department of Defense, Led by: Michael Macedonia, Ph.D.

January 18, 2017: Federal Programs Award Management, Led by: Rhonda Bishop, Compliance & Ethics, Doug Backman, ORC Office of Compliance

December 1, 2016:
 Basics of Grantsmanship, Led by: Joshua Roney, M.A.

November 29, 2016: Making the Most Important Decision, Led by: Margaret Loper, Ph.D., Georgia Tech Research Institute

November 17, 2016: DARPA Young Faculty Award Program Workshop , Led by Michael Macedonia, Ph.D.

November 15, 2016:
 NIH Inside Scoop, Led by: Monica Gripp & Jennifer Parker

October 26, 2016: NSF Inside Scoop, Led by: Debra Reinhart, Ph.D.

October 4, 2016: Seeking Funding, Led by: Joshua Roney, M.A., & Madhavi Chokshi

October 3, 2016: ONR Young Investigator Program Workshop, Led by Mercedeh Khajavikhan, Ph.D.

September 1, 2016: NSF Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Program Workshop, Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D., & Leonid Chernyak, Ph.D.

July 8, 2016: NSF Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science Program, Led by Michael Georgiopoulos, Ph.D.

April 5, 2016: Collaboration with The Orlando Science Center, Led by: Brandan Lanman and Alicia Frascati from The Orlando Science Center

March 23, 2016: The Orlando VA Medical Research & Development Program, Led by: Orlando VA Medical Center Research Service: Carlos J. Maldonado, Ph.D, Ly-Le Tran, MD, JD, FCLM and Joseph Gutmann, MD

February 23, 2016: 
Department of Defense, Led by: Michael Macedonia, Ph.D.

December 3, 2015: Basics of Grantsmanship, Led by: Joshua Roney, M.A.

November 16, 2015: Federal R & D Agency Workshop Recap, Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D. and Michael Macedonia, Ph.D.

November 9, 2015: NIH Inside Scoop, Led by: Jennifer Shambrook, Ph.D.

October 16, 2015: National Cancer Institute Program Director visit to UCF workshop, Led by Dr. William Timmer, NIH Program Director

October 15, 2015:
 NSF Inside Scoop, Led by: Debra Reinhart, Ph.D.

October 1, 2015: Seeking Funding, Led by: Marisol Ortega-Perez, Joshua Roney, and Madhavi Chokshi

July 14, 2015: NSF NRT Program Workshop, Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D.

May 27 & 28, 2015: Integrating Research & Education, Led by Mercedeh Khajavikhan, Ph.D.


April 15, 2015: NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduate (REU) Program Workshop, Led by: Debra Reinhart, Ph.D., Kimberly Schneider, Ph.D., and Jana Jasinski, Ph.D.

April 13, 2015: NIH Career Development (K) Awards Program Workshop, Led by Jennifer Shambrook, Ph.D.

March 17, 2015: Writing for Proposal Reviewers, Led by Rudy McDaniel, Ph.D. and Naim Kapucu, Ph.D.


March 16, 2015: Grant Writing Workshop: Emphasis on NIH & Multi-Disciplinary projects Led by Jennifer Shambrook, Ph.D.

February 17, 2015: NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) Program Workshop, Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D.

February 11, 2015: Naval Young Investigator Program Workshop, Led by Jennifer Pazour, Ph.D.

February 4, 2015: Improving NSF Proposal Success, Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D.

September 10, 2014: NSF Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST), Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D.

September 5, 2014: Biomedical Education Seminar, Led by Tshaka Cunningham, US Department of Veteran Affairs

August 27, 2014: NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI), Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D.


August 25, 2014: State of STEM Education Conference

Keynote Address, Led by: Dr. Amy Chan Hilton, NSF Program Director

UCF STEM Education Initiatives

Moderator Debra Reinhart, Ph.D.
Presentations given by:

  • Rebekah Mc Cloud – PRIME STEM

  • Talat Rahman, Ph.D. – Physics Education

  • Cynthia Young, Ph.D. and Melissa Dagley, Ph.D. – iSTEM

  • Kimberly Schneider, Ph.D. – Undergraduate Research

  • Brian Moore, Ph.D. – STATESS

iSTEM Faculty Panel
Moderator Dr. Cynthia Young,
iSTEM Faculty Fellows:

  • Brian Moore, Ph.D.

  • Jackie Chini, Ph.D.

  • Damla Turgut, Ph.D.

  • Eleazar (Trey) Vasquez, Ph.D.

August 20, 2014: NSF Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE), Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D.

July 25, 2014: NSF Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL),Led by Lori Walter, Ph.D.

June 27, 2014: NSF Discovery Research K-12 Program,Led by Malcolm Butler, Ph.D.

June 19, 2014: NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU), Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D., Kimberly Schneider, Ph.D., and Jana Jasinski, Ph.D.

June 17, 2014: Federal Opportunities Open House, Led by Mike Macedonia, Ph.D.


May 27, 2014: Basics of Grantsmanship, Led by Jo Smith, Ph.D., & Joshua Roney

 

April 21, 2014: NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) Program, Led by Debbie Reinhart, Ph.D .

April 9, 2014: An Introduction to UCF's Conflict of Interest & Commitment Review Process, Led by Christina Serra and Griselle Baez-Munoz

April 8, 2014:  Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program Panel Discussion

Led by:

Jennifer Pazour, Ph.D.

Susan Fathpour, Ph.D.

April 3, 2014: Improving NSF Proposal Success

Increasing your Funding Success at NSF, Led by:  Debra Reinhart, Ph.D.

Developing an NSF Budget, Led by: Mindy Solivan


March 19, 2014: NIH R03 Panel Discussion

NIH R03, Led by: Suren Tatulian, Ph.D. 

NIH R03, Led by: Ning "Jackie" Zhang, Ph.D.


March 14, 2014: Grantsmanship Workshop: Tips for Proposal Writing, Led by: Joshua Roney, M.A.

February 26, 2014: Research Collaboration Opportunity with UCF MFRI, Led by: Andrew Daire, Ph.D.

February 20, 2014: Writing for Proposal Reviewers Panel

Writing for Proposal Reviewers: One process and a few suggestions, Led by: Andrew Daire, Ph.D.

Some Observations (and Advice) on Proposal Reviewing..., Led by: Eduardo Salas, Ph.D.

Writing for Proposal Reviewers, Led by: Saiful Khondaker, Ph.D.


January 15, 2014: Your Research Laboratory and National Security - Insider Threats and Weapons of Mass Destruction on Campuses of Higher Education

  • SSA Greg Tarbert, WMD Supervisor, Orlando RA, Federal Bureau of Investigation 

    (Due to the nature of content, presentation material unavailable)

  • UCF Environmental Health and Safety, Led by: Renea Carver, Assistant Director for Research and Environmental Support, 

 

Archived Workshops:

 

2013

2012

2011


For more information, please contact:

 

 

Marisol Ortega-Pérez

Assistant Director, Research Outreach Services

(407) 882-0185

marisol.ortega-perez@ucf.edu

April Torre

Outreach Assistant

(407) 882-1900

april.torre@ucf.edu