New Proposal Submission Deadline: Effective Dec. 1
A change to the proposal submission timeframes to MSU's Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) will be made effective for application/proposal deadlines on or after Dec. 1, 2014.
The deadline is three business days for most proposals (more time is needed for federal contracts) and includes the...more
Deadline for proposals for assistive technologies: Nov. 30
The DOCTRID Research Institute invites research proposals for assistive technologies for autism and intellectual disabilities. Experienced researchers (i.e. in possession of a doctoral degree or at least 4 years full-time equivalent research experience) are encouraged to apply.
Kaminski named interim director for new food safety center
Norbert E. Kaminski, director of Michigan State University’s Center for Integrative Toxicology, was recently named interim director for the university’s new Center for Research on Ingredient Safety (CRIS). Kaminski, who is also professor of pharmacology and toxicology and a faculty member in MSU’s...more
Haywood named president of national association
Michigan State University professor of pharmacology and toxicology and Assistant Vice President for Regulatory Affairs Joseph Haywood was named president of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology.
Haywood is an active member of two FASEB societies. He is a member of the...more
New NSF Grant Proposal Guide
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has released version 14-1 of their Grant Proposal Guide (GPG).
A general summary can be found on the MSU Office of Sponsored Programs (PDF) website. Some of the key changes concern proposal content and budgets.
Here are some key points:
Register for NIH Clinical Research Course
Michigan State University joins the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as a remote site for the online course, Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR).
Course Description: IPPCR is a five-month course (Oct. 14, 2014-Mar. 9, 2015) on how to effectively...more
MSU bloggers post on 'Spartan Ideas'
Spartan Ideas is an MSU website maintained by MSU Libraries and the Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies. It is designed to showcase a continuously growing selection of MSU’s faculty, student, and staff blogs.
A team of MSU librarians “curates” this collection, choosing...more