In support of various aspects of research, the Office of Strategic Research Initiatives (OSRI) plans occasional workshops and webinars in coordination with faculty and other offices in the Division of Research. Please see links below for upcoming and past workshops, and reach out to OSRI staff with any workshop suggestions you may have.

Upcoming  Workshops and Webinars

  • NSF CAREER Commit-to-Submit Program (January through June 2023)
  • Fall Workshops will be announced soon

Past Webinars and Workshops:

SPA360 (Sponsored Programs Administration 360)

Organizer: Mike Jacobson

The SPA360 workshop series will provide information to help navigate the sponsored programs landscape from proposal development through managing research awards. Every other Friday at Noon. 

Research Foundation Human Resources Summer Notes (Video)

Introduction to Using the Research Foundation Report Center (Video)

Introduction to Broader Impacts. (Slides) (Video)

Research Communication (Slides)

How to become an NSF or NIH Reviewer.  (Video)

Transdisciplinary Seed Grants. (Video)

Managing and Leveraging Intellectual Property in Grants and Contracts (Video)

The Research Foundation Electronic Workflow System (slides)

Research Impacts Panel (Video)


Early Stage and Quick Turnaround Programs (e.g., RAPID, EAGER, R03, R21)

Organizer: Robert Lawrence | August 11, 2021 - noon - 12pm |Slides

Campus Core Facilities and Shared Resources for Research

Organizer: Robert Lawrence | June 30, 2021 | Slides

Making an Impact from Page One (Video / Slides)

Organizer: Kevin Boettcher | May 6, 2020

Broader Impacts Refresher (Video / Slides)

Organizer: Michael Jacobson | April 29, 2020