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2014 OVCR Holiday Schedules

Oct 9

Office of Animal Care and Institutional Biosafety (OACIB) 2014 Holiday Schedule

The Office of Animal Care and Institutional Biosafety (OACIB) serving the Animal Care and Institutional Biosafety Committees (ACC/IBC) will observe the UIC reduced service schedule for non-essential services.  OACIB will close at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 and will reopen at 8:30 AM on Monday January 5, 2015.
To allow time for the review and approval process prior to the reduced service schedule, please remember the following deadlines:

NSF FastLane unavailable Oct 10 (8 pm) until Oct 14 (6 am)

Oct 6

NSF has posted the following advisory on the FastLane home page:  In preparation for the transition to a new financial system, Fast Lane will be unavailable from Friday, October 10, 8:00 PM until Tuesday, October 14, 6:00 AM EDT.

Please note that the GRFP application deadlines will not be affected by this FastLane shutdown.  During the outage, applicants may refer to the application screenshots for information:  

Researcher of the Year Award

Sep 26

The UIC Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is pleased to announce the 2014 UIC Researcher of the Year Award program. This program is intended to recognize and inspire commitment and innovation in research at UIC.

This program recognizes both senior and early career investigators.

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