Environmental Health and Safety Software Upgrades Coming this Spring
November 16, 2022 - UCF's Environmental Health and Safety department is upgrading the existing software Environmental Health & Safety Assistant (EHSA) with more functionality with a single sign-on. The EHSA upgrade will take place tentatively March 2023.
Tropical Storm Nicole Update
As the State of Florida and UCF prepare for the potential impact by Subtropical Storm Nicole this week, please be reminded that it is the responsibility of each Department to take protective actions in their own laboratories to safeguard people, research, labs, and buildings. Please do your part in assisting UCF to prepare for this tropical storm now so that later you are not faced with an emergency.
UCF Office of Research Fiscal Year 2022 Funding
The final award number for UCF Office of Research funding for fiscal year 2022 is $214,862,264. This is a .94% increase from fiscal year 2021.
Research Labs Closing Procedures for Hurricane Ian
As the State of Florida and UCF prepare for the potential impact by Hurricane Ian this week, please be reminded that it is the responsibility of each Department to take protective actions in their own laboratories to safeguard people, research, labs, and buildings. Please do your part in assisting UCF to prepare for this hurricane now so that later you are not faced with an emergency.
FYI for Researchers on the Grants.gov Downtime on Sept. 23-29
There will be a Grants.gov Cloud Migration that will impact the availability of the Grants.gov production site from Friday, September 23rd to Thursday, September 29th.
FALL 2022 RESEARCH COMPUTING & DATA WORKSHOP SERIES
HYBRID SESSIONS (In-Person and Virtual on Zoom).
Cheat Sheet for Workday and Helpful Tools
July 6, 2022 � Workday is now live. Here are some helpful tips to help you navigate the new system.
Workday Goes Live in 9 Days
June 21, 2022 � Workday and SET are going live next week. If you haven�t already attended an information session or training, now is the time to do it.
What Researchers Need to Know about Huron Grants, PARIS in Wake of Knight Vision and Workday Roll Out
May 24, 2022 � To get ready for Workday, some systems you or your staff use to conduct research (Huron Grants, PARIS, and AURORA) will be temporarily offline and changing in order to fully align with the new Workday system.
Office of Research Staff Featured in National Magazine
May 16, 2022 � Three Office of Research employees had their work recently published in the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) Magazine.
Easy Access to Some of Your Information is Going Away When Workday Arrives
May 4, 2022 � Changes to the way we conduct daily work at UCF are coming fast. The implementation of Workday is July 1 and it will change everything from the way we file our timesheets to where to find your compensation history.
What is SET and Why Should You Should Care
Feb. 14, 2022 � Curious about what the heck SET is?
Join UCF's Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance Gerald Hector and the Knight Vision Service Enhancement Transformation (SET) Project Champions for a session aimed at answering just that.
Dr. Liz Klonoff on 5-Day Rule
Graduate Studies Spotlight
ORLANDO, April 26, 2021 � The Office of Research has just published the PI (Principal Investigator) Handbook as a resource for researchers at UCF.
NSF CAREER AWARDS
The National Science Foundation CAREER Awards recognize early career professionals with promising researchers who have the potential to serve as academic role models and lead their respective fields.