Training & Workshops

The Office of Research & Engagement Professional Development Program offers workshops in proposal development, grant writing, fellowship grants, and compliance free of charge for faculty, staff, and graduate students who are responsible for or interested in the requirements for funded research.

Fall 2014 Faculty Development Workshops Schedule Now Available

Please select one of the following areas:

  • Proposal & Faculty Development — How to locate funding opportunities and create successful proposals.
  • Research Tools — Find information on software or electronic tools to aid in funding, proposal writing, or research compliance.
  • Compliance —Specialized online and face-to-face workshops compliance training in the areas of IRB/Human Subjects, Export Control, Biosafety, Radiation Safety, and Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR). Contact if you need assistance with registering for the training.
  • Individual Development Plan (IDP) – An instrument that can assist both faculty and protégés with developing a formal structure to the mentoring process.

To request a session in a specific area, or have an idea for a new workshop, please contact the Office of Research & Engagement at