OSR News

February 8, 2018

 On February 8, 2018, the National Science Foundation (NSF) issued “Important Notice  No. 144” (see attached file)  to the heads of universities and colleges and other NSF grantee organizations. This notice discusses a new award requirement that...

February 6, 2018

It is now possible to delegate the ability to work on Interim and Final Research Performance Progress Reports (I-RPPR and F-RPPR) to anyone with the Assistant (ASST) Role in eRA Commons. Please note that while a PD/PI delegate may initiate and...

February 6, 2018

Dear Colleagues,In September 2017, we announced the two OSR offices would merge into one office under the direction of Lynda Wolter. I am pleased to announce the next step in the OSR merger and staff reorganization.  To increase service levels,...

January 25, 2018

OSR IN-PERSON TRAINING COURSES What? In-person courses taught by content experts that feature hands-on activities and interactive case studiesWho? These courses are geared for research...

January 18, 2018

As per the Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018 (Public Law 115-96, December 22, 2017), the Executive Level II of the...

January 11, 2018

  This report, developed in partnership between Research Financial Operations, a dedicated work group consisting of representatives from across the University, and Northwestern Information Technology (IT), reflects both committed and certified...

November 10, 2017

InfoEd Adobe Forms E UpdateIn response to the change in government and NIH requirements, InfoEd has been updated to support the new Adobe Forms E. Users can now submit all funding opportunities utilizing the new Other Project Info Form v1.4...