The office of research
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 18

The Office of Research PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 79 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

The Office of Research. CRC Grant Writing Workshop 30 April 2009 W. Ross Ellington, Associate VP for Research & Greenberg Professor of Biological Science. Mission of the Office of Research. Encourage and facilitate our faculty’s efforts to obtain sponsored research funding

Download Presentation

The Office of Research

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


The office of research

The Office of Research

CRC Grant Writing Workshop

30 April 2009

W. Ross Ellington, Associate VP for Research & Greenberg Professor of Biological Science


Mission of the office of research

Mission of the Office of Research

  • Encourage and facilitate our faculty’s efforts to obtain sponsored research funding

  • Provide all the needed support prior to (pre-award) and after (post-award) receipt of external funding

  • Protect and commercialize FSU’s intellectual property.

  • Broaden the awareness of FSU’s research and creative talents locally and beyond

  • Nurture and support research and creative activities across the disciplines (includes internal grant programs [$1.8M], matching for grants, support for core facilities [$300K/yr for the HPC] and start-up share for faculty hires)


Office of research where we fit in

VP Univ. Relat.

FSU Fndt.

Office of Research- Where We Fit In

IESES


Office of the vp for research

Office of the VP for Research

Suite 109 Westcott


Organization of the office of the research

Organization of the Office of the Research

Office of the VP for Research (109 Westcott)

  • VP for Research- Kirby Kemper

  • Associate VP- Ross Ellington

  • Assistant VP- Olivia Pope; administration, compliance and finance

  • Assistant VP- John Fraser; tech transfer and intellectual property


Organization of the office of the research1

Organization of the Office of the Research

Office of the VP for Research cont.

  • Legal Counsel

  • Federal Relations

  • Information and Publications

  • CRC

    Staff listing

    (http://www.research.fsu.edu/directory/vpstaff.html )


Organization of the office of the research2

Organization of the Office of the Research

Sponsored Research Services (SRS)

Sponsored Research Accounting Services (SRAS)

FSU Research Foundation (FSURF)

874 Traditions Way; Student Services Bldg


Organization of the office of the research3

Organization of the Office of the Research

Sponsored Research Services

  • Greg Thompson, Director

  • Federal and State contracts and grants

  • Handles all pre-award and annual grant increment functions

  • Facilitates submission of proposals

  • Staff are assigned to different funding agencies


Organization of the office of the research4

Organization of the Office of the Research

Sponsored Research Accounting Services

  • Pete Derham, Director

  • Federal and State awards

  • Post-award functions

  • Accounting

  • Approves expenditures >$1,000

  • Compliance with Federal regulations


Organization of the office of the research5

Organization of the Office of the Research

FSU Research Foundation

  • Holly Newell, Director/CFO

  • Grants and contracts other than those from Federal and State Agencies

  • Fulfills both pre- and post-award functions

  • Manages a large fund portfolio based on license and other revenues

  • Involved in research building construction and maintenance


Organization of the office of the research6

Organization of the Office of the Research

FSURF Bldg B (Innovation Park): Human Subjects and Technology Transfer


Organization of the office of the research7

Organization of the Office of the Research

Human Subjects Committee (IRB= Institutional Review Board)

  • IRB consists of ~15 faculty and several members from the local community

  • Evaluates ~1,100 protocols per year

  • Submission of proposals is electronic

  • Turn-around time is reasonably rapid

  • ~10% exempt; ~40% expedited


Organization of the office of the research8

Organization of the Office of the Research

Technology Transfer

  • Protects intellectual property by evaluating the wording of agreements, contracts and grants

  • Facilitates the filing and protecting of patents

  • Bridges the gap between the bench and the private sector

  • Administers two grant programs- one providing funds for equipment and the other for facilitation of commercialization of IP.


Organization of the office of the research9

Organization of the Office of the Research

Other units under the Office of Research

National High Magnetic Field Laboratory

FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory (Turkey Point)


Organization of the office of the research10

Organization of the Office of the Research

Other units under the Office of Research

  • Center for Advanced Power Systems (CAPS)

  • Applied Superconductivity Center

  • Institute for Energy Systems, Economics & Sustainability (IESES)

  • Florida Center for Advanced Aero-Propulsion (FCAAP)

  • Laboratory Animal Resources (LAR)

    • IACUC (Inst. Animal Care & Use Committee)

    • BAC (Biomedical Advisory Committee)


Summary

Summary

  • The Office of Research is here to serve you

  • We are responsive to concerns and criticisms

  • Our funding base is derived from the indirect cost revenues generated by your grants and contracts


Morning schedule for the workshop

Morning Schedule for the Workshop

8:45-9:05 Overview of the OVPR (Ross Ellington)

9:05-9:45 Where to Look for Funding (Beth Hodges)

9:45-10:00 Break

10:00 -11:40

  • Proposal Development & Submission Procedures (Brian Barton)

  • Award Process– Negotiation & Acceptance (Russell Lentz)

  • Post Award Activities & Effort Reporting (Judy Hefren)

  • FSU Research Foundation (Holly Newell)

  • Top 10 Things that Can and Do Go Wrong at the Departmental Level (Greg Thompson)

    11:40-noon Technical Reports & Wrap Up & Questions (Ross Ellington)


The office of research

Questions??


  • Login