Monday, December 22, 2014

VPR Events and Seminar Series

The Division of Research is pleased to invite you to attend our Research Seminar Series. These workshops and lectures cover a wide variety of research related issues on a variety of topics including: grant writing, federal agency programs and priorities, federal research policies, funding strategies with corporations and foundations, research ethics, and commercialization of intellectual property.
  1. University of Maryland Invention of the Year Awards
    Sponsored by the Office of Technology Commercialization. Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 4:30 p.m. University of Maryland Golf Course
  2. Save the Date: Dr. Richard Brecht's Last Lecture
    Featured Speaker: Dr. Richard Brecht. Tuesday January 22, 2013, 6:30 p.m. Gildenhorn Recital Hall, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
  3. USDA research priorities, future plans, and ways to strengthen partnership
    Featured Speaker: Dr. Cathy Woteki, Under Secretary for Research, Education and Economics, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Date: Wednesday December 5, 2012. Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Location: Pepco Room, Room 1105, Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building. Please RSVP to vpr@umd.edu by November 28, 2012. For more information contact: geronimo@umd.edu
  4. Writing Successful Grants
    Featured Speaker: Robert Porter, Director of Research Development at the University of Tennessee. Date: Thursday, November 8, 2012. Time: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Location: Special Events Room (6137), McKeldin Library. RSVP to vpr@umd.edu by November 1, 2012. For more information: geronimo@umd.edu
  5. New Faculty Research Orientation
    The Division of Research is pleased to invite you to attend "New Faculty Research Orientation". Meet with senior research administrators. Hear about the research environment at the University of Maryland. Discover new ways to successfully translate your proposal ideas into a project. Learn about our growth over the past few years, plans for the future, and faculty incentives. There will be ample time for questions and discussion. Date: Thursday, November 1, 2012. Time: 12:00 - 2:30 pm (including lunch). Location: Maryland Room, Marie Mount Hall. RSVP to vpr@umd.edu by October 15, 2012. For more information, please email Anne Geronimo at: geronimo@umd.edu.
  6. Leadership and Strategy in times of Uncertainty
    John Evans, Vice President, Technology, Lockheed Martin. Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Pepco Room, Room 1105, Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building. Please RSVP to vpr@umd.edu by October 23, 2012. For more information contact geronimo@umd.edu
  7. Research Mission, Priorities and Future Plans at Department of Defense
    Featured Speaker: Alan Shaffer, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Department of Defense, (DoD). Thursday, October 18, 2012, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Prince George's Room, Room 1211, Stamp Student Union. Please RSVP to vpr@umd.edu by October 11, 2012. For more information contact geronimo@umd.edu
  8. Writing Successful Grants
    Featured Speaker: Robert Porter, Director of Research Development at the University of Tennessee. Date: Thursday, November 8, 2012. Time: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Location: Special Events Room (6137), McKeldin Library. RSVP to vpr@umd.edu by November 1, 2012. For more information: geronimo@umd.edu
  9. New Faculty Research Orientation
    The Division of Research is pleased to invite you to attend "New Faculty Research Orientation". Meet with senior research administrators. Hear about the research environment at the University of Maryland. Discover new ways to successfully translate your proposal ideas into a project. Learn about our growth over the past few years, plans for the future, and faculty incentives. There will be ample time for questions and discussion. Date: Thursday, November 1, 2012. Time: 12:00 - 2:30 pm (including lunch). Location: Maryland Room, Marie Mount Hall. RSVP to vpr@umd.edu by October 15, 2012. For more information, please email Anne Geronimo at: geronimo@umd.edu.
  10. CERSI Day
    FDA-Supported Center for Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI) Annual Showcase Event. Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2012. Time: 8:30 am - 1:00 pm. Location: University of Maryland, College Park Campus Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building, Rms. 1107 & 1111. For more information and to register online: http://www.cersi.umd.edu