Category Archives: Educational Sessions

Training Session: Review of Foreign National Restrictions on Awards

The Vice President for Research Office will host an educational session entitled, “Review of Foreign National Restrictions on Awards” from noon to 1:30 p.m.Monday, October 25th.  The session will be in the Memorial Union Ballroom B. Registration begins today and ends on October 24th.

This session will help faculty and staff understand and address foreign national restrictions considerations when conducting research.  Topics covered will include: managing technical data, intellectual property, and proprietary materials; defining and working with foreign nationals, publishing and teaching; and exporting and licensing considerations.

Register now to reserve a seat!
This workshop is sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research. There will be desserts and beverages provided, please bring your own lunch.

If you have questions, please contact Ramona Englund at 487-2654 or rlenglun@mtu.edu.


Educational Session: Review of Foreign National Restrictions on Awards

The Vice President for Research Office will hose an educational session entitle, “Review of Foreign Restrictions on Awards” from noon to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 26th.  The session will be in the Memorial Union Alumni Lounge.  Registration begins today and ends on April 24th.

This session will help faculty and staff understand and address foreign national restrictions when conducting research.  Topics covered will include:  managing technical data, intellectual property and proprietary materials; defining and working with foreign nationals, publishing and teaching; and exporting and licensing considerations.  A Counterintelligence representative form the Defense Security Service will give a brief presentation, and representatives from the FBI, NCIS and DoS will also be in attendance.

Register now to reserve a seat!

Desserts and beverages will be provided, please bring your own lunch.

If you have any questions, please contact Ramona Englund at 487-2654 or rlenglun@mtu.edu


Review of Foreign National Restrictions on Awards Education Session

The Vice President for Research Office will host an educational session entitled, “Review of Foreign National Restrictions on Awards” from noon to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, November 16th.  The session will be in the Memorial Union Ballroom A1. Registration begins today and ends on November 14.

This session will help faculty and staff understand and address foreign national restrictions considerations when conducting research.  Topics covered will include: managing technical data, intellectual property and proprietary materials; defining and working with foreign nationals, publishing and teaching; and exporting and licensing considerations.

Register now to reserve a seat!

This workshop is sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research. There will be desserts and beverages provided, please bring your own lunch.

If you have questions, please contact Ramona Englund at 487-2654 or rlenglun@mtu.edu.

 


Research Workshop Addresses National Security and Export Control

Compliance, Integrity, and Safety will host an educational session, “Export Control and National Security,” from noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 6. The session will be held in the Memorial Union Building, Ballroom A2.

This session will help faculty and staff understand and address national security considerations when conducting research. Topics covered will include: managing technical data, intellectual property, and proprietary materials; defining and working with foreign nationals, publishing, and teaching; and exporting and licensing considerations.

To register for this session, see National Security. Registration deadline is 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 2. If you have questions, please contact Jay Meldrum at 487-3178 or jmeldrum@mtu.edu.

This workshop is sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research. Feel free to bring your lunch.


Workshop Addresses Finding Funding

Sponsored Programs Enhancement will host an educational session, “Finding Funding,” from noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 25. The session will be in the Memorial Union Building Peninsula Room.

This session will help faculty and staff develop strategies to identify and secure sources of financial support for research and related activities. Topics covered will include: planning, research, funding sources, and the online Pivot program for research funding and collaboration.

To register for this session, see Finding Funding. The registration deadline is 9 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 24. If you have questions, please contact Peter Larsen at 487-2906 or palarsen@mtu.edu.

This workshop is sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research. Feel free to bring your lunch.


New Conflict of Interest Regulations

If you are thinking  of submitting a proposal to any of the Public Health Service agencies (e.g. NIH, FDA, CDC), you should consider attending the workshop being offered on Thursday, September 20, 2012.

Workshop Addresses ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Conflicts of Interest and Public Health Service Projects

The Office of Compliance, Integrity, and Safety will host an educational session, “Conflicts of Interest and Public Health Service Projects” from noon to 1 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 20. The session will be in the Memorial Union, Ballroom A-2.

This session will help faculty and staff who conduct research funded by the federal Public Health Service agencies. Topics covered will include new and old regulations concerning these projects, the new process for determining and disclosing conflicts of interests, and why these changes have been implemented.

To register for this session, see Integrity, Compliance, and Safety. Registration deadline is 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20. If you have questions, please contact Joanne Polzien at 487-2902 or jpolzien@mtu.edu


New Project Payroll Certification Process Begins

The Project Payroll Certification Document (PPCD) replacing Effort Reporting is in effect. PPCDs for projects with start dates of August, September, October and November were distributed to departments/PI’s on November 4, 2011. In order to assist in the PPCD process you may access the following training material:

PPCD Presentation
Project Payroll Certification Document
PPCD Instructions
PPCD Summary
SalaryandWage by Anniversary Year Report

If you have any questions please contact either Tammy LaBissoniere in the Sponsored Programs Accounting Office, 7-2244 or Julie Seppala in the Sponsored Programs Office 7-2225.