The Division of Research & Economic Development is pleased to announce to research faculty that the Research North Dakota (RND) program has received appropriations from the North Dakota legislature and is again accepting applications for all of its programs, including Venture Grants for the 2015-2017 biennium. Read more
Participate in a research study at the Grand Forks Human Nutrition Center looking at acute effects of fats on satiety and energy needs. This study seeks women ages 18-50 who are currently on oral contraceptives.
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~ University Letter, 1/12/2016
William A. Schwalm, Professor of Physics and Astrophysics, recently released his new ebook, Lectures on Selected Topics in Mathematical Physics: Elliptic Functions and Elliptic Integrals.
The ebook provides an introduction to aspects of elliptic functions and elliptic integrals. The lectures that make up the book were developed as part of the first semester of a course on theoretical and mathematical methods for physics and chemistry graduate students at UND.
Prashant Mali, Assistant Professor at University of California San Diego, will present a seminar, “From reading genomes to interpreting genomes” at 11:00 a.m. February 25 in Room 5510, School of Medicine & Health Sciences.
This seminar is co-sponsored by the Department of Basic Sciences, SMHS and Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (CoBRE) for Epigenomics.
All are welcome.
~ University Letter, 2/8/2015
Seven Generations Center of Excellence will host Shelly Peltier, who will present “Native American Behavioral Health” from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Thursday, February 18, in the Medora Room, Memorial Union. Bring your lunch and join us. Dr. Peltier will present for one hour with discussion and questions to follow. Read more
The College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines is hosting a training and round table discussion that will focus on the regulatory processes involved in conducting research in Indian Country and building community-based participatory research. The session will be held on Thursday, February 25, from 9:00 a.m. to noon in Swanson Hall 16-18. Refreshments will be served. Read more
2016 Scholarly Forum
March 1st & 2nd, Memorial Union
SUBMISSION DEADLINE is Friday, February 12, 2016
Graduate students, faculty and undergraduates will showcase their research and creative scholarship with oral presentations, panel discussions and poster sessions.
All abstract submissions MUST be via the online submission form. Read more
The Spring Space Studies Colloquium Series focuses on human space exploration research for long-duration missions and will feature several leading experts in this field. The third presentation in this series will feature Michael D. Watson from the Chief Engineers Office at NASA Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Read more
SENATE SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE APPLICATION DEADLINE DATES:
The fourth deadline for submission of applications is Friday, February 12, 2016. Research/Creative Activity and Publication grant applications as well as applications for New Faculty Scholar Awards will be considered at that time. No travel applications will be considered at that time. Read more
2016 Scholarly Forum
March 1 – 2, 2016, Memorial Union
UPDATED SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2016
Graduate students, faculty and undergraduates will showcase their research and creative scholarship with oral presentations, panel discussions and poster sessions. Read more
The Arts & Humanities speaker series, AH! Talks, will feature “The Human Being: Body and Mind (Consciousness)” from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 18, in 16-18 Swanson Hall. Read more
TEDxGrandForks will host its third main stage event, themed “Roots & Wings,” at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, February 20, at the Empire Arts Center in Downtown Grand Forks. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. at the Empire Arts Center and an after party will follow the event (location to be announced). Read more
The Public Health Service (PHS) has recently revised its policy requiring that all PHS grantees or those considering submitting to the PHS complete a mandatory education class. According to the new policy, all grantees must be trained in conflict of interest every four years. The Division of Research and Economic Development will be conducting a training session on
- Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Presidents Room at the Memorial Union.
Title: Oocyte Mitochondrial Function in Relation to Fertility, Aging, and Mitochondrial Diseases (R21), Funding Opportunity #: PA-16-087, Department: NIH, Closing Date: 5/7/2019
Gain fundamental insight into the role of mitochondria and long-term consequences of their dysfunction in the oocyte and develop therapeutic or alternative approaches to treat mitochondrial dysfunction for improving oocyte quality and competency, and health of the resultant offspring.
Eligible: State, local, or tribal governments; tribal organizations; institutions of higher ed.; non-profits; for-profits Read more
Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor of History Gordon L. Iseminger recently became the second professor in two years from his university department to receive an award that recognizes dedication to historical research in the region. Read more