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The Division of Research invites you to view the website, The Grant Life Cycle, that aims to assist Wayne State University faculty and administrators navigate through the six steps that make up the grant process:

  • Generating your idea
  • Finding funding
  • Developing your proposal
  • Submitting your proposal
  • Awaiting and responding to the decision
  • Managing your award

This user-friendly website offers guidance and tips as well as step-by-step tutorial videos on how to develop a proposal on our new electronic proposal development and submission program, E-prop (COEUSLite), use our new grants program, Researcher's Dashboard, and more.

We invite you to visit this site often at http://spa.wayne.edu/grant/ to guide you through the grant life cycle process at Wayne State University!

Researcher's Dashboard

Researchre's Dashboard Video

Research Headlines

  • FROM START TO FINISH - WSU guides researchers through the Grant Life Cycle!

    FROM START TO FINISH - WSU guides researchers through the Grant Life Cycle!

  • Nanotechnology Research at Wayne State University

    Nanotechnology Research at Wayne State University

     

  • e-Protocol coming soon!

    Wayne State University will launch e-Protocol this fall, 2014! Stay tuned for information on training and more!

Events

IRB Training Webinar: Ethical Considerations for Research and IRB Review
July 30 2014 at 10:00 AM
Webinar
IRB Training Sessions are open to all students, faculty and affiliated staff interested in learning about IRB review of research. This session will review various and specific ethical considerations for different kinds of research (medical, behavioral, qualitative and quantitative) and relate these to the IRB’s review for the protection of human participants in research. Guidance and examples will be presented to provide context.   When: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 10:00 am – 11:00 amWhere: Your Desk – Webinar Presentation Online, link will be sent when you RSVPSpeaker: Ray-Nitra Pugh, Education Coordinator, IRB Administration Office  
Laboratory Safety Training
August 5 2014 at 10:00 AM
Scott Hall
This training addresses issues related to chemical safety, chemical waste disposal, and emergency procedures in the laboratory. It is required once for all employees who work in a lab with hazardous chemicals. This class combines the former OSHA Laboratory Standard and the Hazardous Waste & Emergency Procedures classes. Topics covered: Contents of the OSHA Lab Standard (29 CFR 1910.1450) WSU Chemical Hygiene Plan Physical and health hazards of chemicals Safety equipment in the laboratory Safe handling and storage of chemicals Safety Data Sheets, Hazard Classification & Labeling Personal protective equipment Explanation of EPA, MDEQ, and DOT regulations Explanation of the WSU Emergency Contingency Plan Laboratory employee's responsibilities as a hazardous waste generator Definitions of hazardous waste Procedures for collection, labeling, storage and removal of waste Responding to injuries, spills, fires, and other emergencies in the laboratory Click here to view the Laboatory Safety Powerpoint Presentation (note: viewing these slides does not count as training!)
IRB Training Session: IRB 101 - An Introduction to the IRB Process for New Research
August 5 2014 at 2:00 PM
State Hall
IRB Training Sessions are open to all students, faculty and affiliated staff interested in learning about IRB review of research. This session will include a history of the protection of human participants and the ethical principles that guide research with human participants. The discussion will include: an overview of the federal regulations for the protection of participants in research; the criteria for IRB review/approval; special considerations for vulnerable populations tips for submitting complete and understandable new research protocols, amendments, and renewals. When: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pmWhere WSU Main Campus, State Hall, Room 27Speaker: Ray-Nitra Pugh, Education Coordinator, IRB Administration Office  
IRB Training: The IRB Process for Exempt Research Projects
August 13 2014 at 11:00 AM
Scott Hall
IRB Training Sessions are open to all students, faculty and affiliated staff interested in learning about IRB review of research. Does your research qualify for Exempt Review? This session will include a review the six designated categories of research that qualify for exemption and special considerations for anyone submitting a study to the IRB for a concurrence of exemption. When: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 11:00 am – 12:00 pmWhere: WSU Medical Campus, Scott Hall, Room 1140Speaker: Ray-Nitra Pugh, Education Coordinator, IRB Administration Office
WSU Research Administrators Meeting - August
August 14 2014 at 9:00 AM
Scott Hall
The Sponsored Program Administration office is hosting a monthly meeting for research administrators.  Meetings alternate between main campus and the School of Medicine. This meeting is a forum to discuss research administration current events, activities and other important topics that assist WSU grant managers across campus. In addition to grant managers, others involved in the grant administration process are invited to attend.
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