Posts Tagged ‘junior faculty’

OCTRI Design Studio: Get feedback on your project from senior faculty

Are you submitting a Career Development K award? Or your first R01? The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute (OCTRI) has an opportunity for basic and clinical scientists to present their research and get constructive feedback from OHSU scientists to improve their chances of success. The OCTRI Design Studio has helped many OHSU researchers improve their aims and identify important areas of improvement before submitting awards. The Design Studio has openings at four scheduled meetings … Read More

New resource for training grants: Research career development website

Are you writing a career development plan for a training grant and unsure about what resources are available at OHSU? We’ve compiled a list of seminars, classes, and programs into one convenient location and organized them by category on our new Career Development for Researchers page. Click on the name of the class or workshop and you’ll find detailed information about the target audience (e.g., grad students, postdocs, faculty), frequency and cost to participate (if … Read More

Registration open for the Spring Vollum Writing Program, class begins April 3

Registration is open for the spring session of the Vollum Writing Program, an in-depth professional science writing course open to OHSU graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and junior faculty. The course focuses on the basic elements of good scientific writing, for both papers and grant proposals. It runs for six weeks, from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesdays, beginning April 3, 2013. Six individual tutorials with the instructor are included. The course carries a fee … Read More

Reminder: HIP Buffet – Mapping Your Career with NIH, Nov. 20

Join us for November’s HIP Buffet seminar for a review of NIH funding opportunities for training grants, fellowship and career development awards. The seminar will be held Tuesday, November 20 from 12 to 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Hall 2201. The seminar will be presented by Cynthia Morris, Ph.D, MPH, Professor and Vice Chair, Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Medicine, and Public Health and Preventive Medicine. HIP Buffet is a series of workshops that are offered … Read More

Register for the Winter Vollum Writing Program, class begins Jan. 9

Registration is open for the winter session of the Vollum Writing Program, an in-depth professional science writing course available to OHSU graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and junior faculty. The course focuses on the basic elements of good scientific writing, for both papers and grant proposals. It runs for six weeks, from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesdays, beginning January 9, 2013. Six individual tutorials with the instructor are included. The course carries a fee … Read More

American Asthma Foundation looking for scholars outside the field of asthma

The American Asthma Foundation seeks to draw outstanding early to mid-career scientists from other fields into the study of asthma. The Scholars Program is designed to achieve this goal by supporting highly innovative research from all fields relevant to asthma. Most Scholars will be studying asthma for the first time. Award: Up to $150,000 per year for up to three years. Deadline: February 6, 2013 Eligibility: Applicants should have an independent research program, with national-level, … Read More

Winter deadlines for American Heart research grants and fellowships

The American Heart Association has announced its winter deadlines for a wide range of funding opportunities relating to cardiovascular disease and stroke. All proposals and applications will be due either January 29th or 30th, 2013. Don’t forget that last year, the Association enacted new policies regarding membership and application fees. Find the full program descriptions below. American Heart Association – Winter 2013 Funding Opportunities National Scientist Development Grant- Up to $77,000 per year for up to four … Read More

Write Winning Grants: A seminar for clinician scientists, Nov. 9

Friday, November 9, 2012 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. OHSU Auditorium Improve your skills in grant writing at a full-day seminar with expert Stephen Russell, D.V.M., Ph.D. The seminar is open to all and ideal for anyone who wants to improve skills in obtaining grant funding. It will be valuable for both clinicians and scientists, especially early-career researchers who are adjusting to shorter NIH applications. The seminar is only $80 – a great deal for … Read More

Internal deadline updated for Searle Scholars career development program

Updated 7/30: The internal deadline for this opportunity has been moved to Friday, August 17. The Searle Scholars Program is a highly competitive program designed to support exceptional, new junior faculty. It supports research in biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, and pharmacology, as well as related areas in chemistry, medicine, and the biological sciences. The program does not ordinarily support purely clinical research but has supported research programs that include both clinical and basic … Read More

Junior faculty: Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation grant in cancer research

Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation provides support to promising junior faculty who are conducting scientific research that can be applied to improving the treatment of patients with hematologic malignancies and cancer-related integrative medicine. The Foundation is most interested in projects that focus on leukemia, lymphoma, and other blood disorders that are likely to be translated into clinical trials within a three to five year period. This Medical Research Award provides $75,000 per year for three years. Applicants … Read More

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