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LAS Dean's Faculty Research Award Deadline February 13, 2017

Jan 17

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the Institute for the Humanities are pleased to announce the LAS Award for Faculty Research in the Humanities. These competitive awards are granted to cover costs associated with research in the humanities including but not limited to: equipment, subventions, travel to archives, conferences, or research sites, software, and technological costs associated with work in the digital humanities. Salary and teaching buyouts are not eligible expenses.

New rules pertaining to Clinicaltrials.gov

Dec 22

TO:  Research Advisory Council

FROM: Lisa Pitler, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research

RE: New rules pertaining to Clinicaltrials.gov

The Final Rule for Clinical Trials Registration and Results Submission (42 CFR Part 11) and the NIH Policy on Dissemination of NIH-Funded Clinical Trial Information become effective for clinical trials initiated on or after January 18, 2017.  Additional information is available at the following websites: 


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