OSR News

December 12, 2018

Overall the switch to a single point of submission for unfunded agreements (MTAs, DUAs, and CDAs) has been a success as we all work together to manage the ever-expanding research portfolio of our investigators; however, we have heard your...

December 13, 2018

Beginning December 14th, you will no longer be able to create new requests in ESPR; all of those request types will be done in the new InfoEd Change Request module. The benefits of this change include:Reducing data entryWork done in single...

December 6, 2018

Earlier this year the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced a new Award Term and Condition entitled “Notification Requirements Regarding Sexual Harassment, Other Forms of Harassment, or Sexual Assault” that went into effect on October 21,...

November 2, 2018

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently released a revised NIH Grants Policy Statement (NIHGPS, rev. October 2018).  The NIHGPS makes available in a single document the policy requirements that serve as the terms and conditions of NIH...

October 24, 2018

NIH Extramural Loan Repayment Programs (LRP) Applications for 2019The NIH LRPs are a set of programs designed to recruit and retain highly qualified health professionals into biomedical or biobehavioral research careers. The...

October 26, 2018

The process to initiate non-funded negotiations – that is, CDAs (confidential disclosure agreements), MTAs (material transfer agreements), and DUAs (data use agreements) – is now available in InfoEd. Starting today all requests for non-funded...

October 17, 2018

Beginning on October 16, 2018, each department or unit will have one primary contracts officer responsible for all contracts requiring negotiation (clinical trial agreements, sponsored research agreements, industry-funded clinical subcontracts,...