Title: Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson’s Career Progression Award, Funding Opportunity #:W81XWH-15-NETPR-CPA, Department: DOD-DOA, Closing Date: 12/16/2015
Provide support for research of exceptional scientific merit leading to an understanding of the cause, prevention, and treatment of the loss of dopaminergic neurons in the Substantia nigra that result in Parkinson’s disease (PD).
Eligible: Unrestricted Read more
The annual UAS Summit & Expo will be held August 22-24, 2016 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. Mark your calendars! More information will be provided at a later date.
~ UAS Online Magazine
Peter Brown, author of Make it Stick: The Sciences of Successful Learning, will visit UND and give a public lecture on Tuesday, November 10, from 2:00-3:30 p.m. at the Memorial Union Lecture Bowl. Please stop by for an engaging presentation. Read more
An opening reception for Museful Treasures: Selected Artworks from Antiquity to the Dawn of the Twentieth Century, the newest UND Art Collections gallery exhibition, is set for 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 10, at the UND Art Collections Gallery at the Empire Arts Center, 415 DeMers Avenue. Free refreshments will be served. Read more
Dr. Catherine Brissette, Assistant Professor, Department of Basic Sciences, School of Medicine & Health Sciences, University of North Dakota, will present a seminar, “Lifting the (brain) fog: Probing the Pathogenesis of Lyme Neuroborreliosis.” The seminar will be in room 141, Starcher Hall, on Friday, November 6, from Noon -1:00 p.m.
~ Rebecca Simmons, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biology
Kim Hoogewind, Purdue University will present a seminar on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. in Streibel Hall, Room 106. Faculty and Students are encouraged to attend.
~ Wanda Seyler, Administrative Secretary, Atmospheric Sciences
There’s a new face in the Institutional Review Board office! Steffanie Brewer joined the office on Monday, October 19, replacing the now-retired Janet Elshaug. Steffanie provides administrative support to the IRB Coordinator and serves as the first point of contact in the IRB. Read more
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is now accepting applications for its 10-week Summer Internship Program in a broad spectrum of research areas. These internships are open to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in homeland security disciplines related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM). Undergraduate and graduate students receive a 10-week stipend of $6,000 and $7,000, respectively, plus limited travel expenses. Read more
This award will recognize outstanding interdisciplinary, collaborative work in the past three years by two or more UND faculty investigators. There are no limitations on disciplines that may be recognized. Scholarly creative work can be demonstrated in many forms: peer-reviewed publications, books, art, music, multimedia, and other forms. Each investigator must have made a substantial intellectual contribution to the joint work product. The award winners will be recognized at the Founders Day Banquet on Thursday, February 25, 2016, and each will receive a plaque and an award of up to $2,000. If there are more than three individuals, each will receive a plaque and a $6,000 award will be divided among them equally. Read more
Nominations are invited for The UND Foundation/Thomas J. Clifford Faculty Achievement Award for Excellence in Research. The winner of this award will receive a plaque and $2,000 at the Founders Day Banquet on Thursday, February 25, 2016. Tenured faculty who have been at UND for at least five years are eligible to receive this award. The following information should be provided: Read more
Nominations are invited for The UND Award for Departmental Excellence in Research recognizing research, scholarly, and creative productivity. The winning department will receive a $2,000 award and a plaque at the Founders Day Banquet on Thursday, February 25, 2016. Nominations should include information that will allow the selection committee to judge the quantity and quality of the research, scholarly, and creative activities of the department. At a minimum, such nominations should include: Read more
The Division of Research & Economic Development is reminding research faculty that the Research North Dakota (RND) program has several more proposal submission deadlines and the North Dakota Department of Commerce is accepting applications for all of its programs, including Venture Grants for the 2015-2017 biennium. The next deadline for proposal submission is November 20, 2015. Read more
NIH has a new system available for the preparation and submission of research grant proposals. While functioning along with Grants.gov, it solves a number of problems that Grants.gov does not handle well. Read more
ORAU is pleased to provide the information below regarding an opportunity available to all institutions. This notice is a service to ORAU Sponsoring and Associate Institutions. Please forward within your institution and broadly to colleagues as you feel appropriate.
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The Department of Space Studies is set to host the fourth in its series of popular Star Parties starting at 9:00 p.m., Friday, October 30, at the new UND Observatory near Emerado. Directions are here. UND Star Parties are for everyone […]