Grant writing workshops are offered to provide tools and training on topics related to growing a robust research enterprise here at the USF Sarasota Manatee. Click on the workshop title to go to the registration page.


Upcoming Workshops

I-CORPS Lunch and Learn
Monday, July 23, 2018 
C306
11am to 1pm
Zoom and Recorded

USF Institute of Applied Engineering: DoD Grants and Task Order Contracts
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Room Selby
11am to 1pm
This workshop will be recorded and posted on the USFSM Research website.

Grant Budgets
Thursday, September 6, 2018
11am to 1pm
Room Selby
This workshop will be recorded and posted on the USFSM Research website. 

Florida High Tech Corridor Grants
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Room Selby
11am to 1pm
This workshop will be recorded and posted on the USFSM Research website. 

Florida Cybersecurity Center
Date TBA
Room Selby
11am to 1pm
This workshop will be recorded and posted on the USFSM Research website.

Communicating Research to the Media
Date TBA
Room Selby
11am to 1pm
This workshop will be recorded and posted on the USFSM Research website.


Coming Soon

The Research Administration Faculty Fellows are bringing you Pecha Kucha events. Check back for more information.

  1. Pecha Kucha with regional hospitals (Manatee, Sarasota, Blake)
  2. Pecha Kucha with the Cross College Alliance

Past Events

Predatory Publishing and Conferences: What are they and how to avoid them!
Diane Fulkerson, MA, MLS This 60-minute session will discuss how to identify a legitimate publisher, what resources area available to help researchers on campus as well as the common myths and perceptions surrounding Open Access.

USFSM Research Pecha Kucha
Faculty can contact Murat Haner or Melissa Sloan with any questions they may have about this event. 

Student Showcase for Projects, Research, and Innovation
A day of student-based presentations and discussions on research engagement. This year’s poster presentations are a mix from all four colleges spanning from business projects and ideas to scientific research and exploration. This annual event is coordinated by Dr. Kim Badanich in the College of Science and Mathematics.

SciVal/Scopus Workshop
SciVal Guide | Scopus Guide

Faculty workshop to learn how these the SciVal and Scopus resources from USF Libraries can help them identify high impact journals, locate potential research collaborators, and provides the ability to track publication metrics. Using the databases together provides faculty with a dashboard of information about their publications. The attached quick reference guides will help familiarize faculty with the key features of each database. Faculty can contact Diane Fulkerson, Director of Information Commons\Library Services with any questions they may have about Scopus or SciVal.

NSF Grant Writing Workshop
This workshop provides an overview of the NSF, their strategic goals and current funding opportunities. We will discuss best practices when reaching out to your NSF Directorate as well as service on peer review panels. We will also cover the proposal development timeline for a competitive grant proposal and resources in the Office of Research to reduce your work in grant preparation.

Research Integrity & Compliance Workshop
This workshop will provide faculty and student researchers with training regarding the recently revised USF System Policies that govern research related conflicts of interest as well as the revised Common Rule of ethics and eIRB application procedures for research involving human subjects.

Research Productivity Workshop
The aims of this workshop will be to help faculty develop tailored research productivity plans specific to their scholarly expectations. The topics will include: Building research area: a trajectory of success, Submitting competitive proposals, Mentoring junior faculty and graduate students, Communicating science, Service counts: Peer Review panels
Slides: Human Sides of Grants.

Students Research Engagement Workshop

The purpose of this workshop is to increase students engaged in the research enterprise, promote mentoring through research assistantships and provide interested students with the tools that they need to be research active.

If you have Research Workshop topics that you’d like to see covered, send your suggestions to the Office of Research at research@sar.usf.edu.  


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