Training

Monday, February 6, 2023 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

IRB Chair Todd Evans offers two IRB tutorials each semester for the campus community. Rather than comprehensive certifiable training, these individualized tutorial sessions are designed to explain the UNI IRB submission and review process within the context of the needs of attendees, their research plans, and preparation of their IRB materials. All sessions will be Zoom virtual discussions. Registration is required. For inquiries about these sessions, please contact Todd Evans at todd.evans@uni.edu.

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - Final accounting is the financial reconciliation of your sponsored project, which helps you take a "final look" at your project and all the expenses related to your project.

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - Cost-share, match, in-kind dollars, leveraged funds...what is it really, how should it be handled in a proposal, and how do I report it at UNI? This session will provide a detailed look at cost share and reporting cost share at UNI.

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Presented by Preaward Specialist Maggie Heretakis, this is an introduction to external funding opportunities from foundations and government agencies. The basics of crafting a strong proposal and support available at UNI will be covered.

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - An accurate budget is critical to obtaining and successfully managing external funding. This session will provide an overview of the conceptual and technical components of good budgets. 

Thursday, February 16, 2023 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - You’ve been funded – now what? This session will cover all aspects of postaward project management, and the paperwork needed, from project start until project end.

Tuesday, February 28, 2023 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
IRB Chair Todd Evans offers two IRB tutorials each semester for the campus community. Rather than comprehensive certifiable training, these individualized tutorial sessions are designed to explain the UNI IRB submission and review process within the context of the needs of attendees, their research plans, and preparation of their IRB materials. All sessions will be Zoom virtual discussions. Registration is required. For inquiries about these sessions, please contact Todd Evans at todd.evans@uni.edu.
 
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - Cost-share, match, in-kind dollars, leveraged funds...what is it really, how should it be handled in a proposal, and how do I report it at UNI? This session will provide a detailed look at cost share and reporting cost share at UNI.

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - Final accounting is the financial reconciliation of your sponsored project, which helps you take a "final look" at your project and all the expenses related to your project.

Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Part of the RSP Training Series - This session focuses on an overview of subawards and subcontracts – their elements and when to utilize a subaward versus a subcontract (pre-award) and once you’ve received the prime award (post-award) – roles & responsibilities, subaward invoice approval, subrecipient monitoring and subaward amendments. The subject matter is geared towards researchers, project directors, and those newer to subawards; however, all are welcome.

Wednesday, April 5, 2023 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - This in-depth training session will walk participants through the process of creating Faculty Summer PAFs for grants, specifically timed for the upcoming Summer 2023 term. 

Friday, April 7, 2023 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - Final accounting is the financial reconciliation of your sponsored project, which helps you take a "final look" at your project and all the expenses related to your project.

Monday, April 10, 2023 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Part of the RSP Training Series - Cost-share, match, in-kind dollars, leveraged funds...what is it really, how should it be handled in a proposal, and how do I report it at UNI? This session will provide a detailed look at cost share and reporting cost share at UNI.

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

UNI Export Controls Officer Emily Pittenger will outline what faculty and staff need to know about federal export control regulations, which govern the “exporting” (sharing) of information, equipment, or software with individuals from other countries. Those who travel internationally, are engaged in sensitive technical research, use special equipment, and/or have international students or collaborators are especially encouraged to attend. You will learn which “exports” are controlled and how to guard against violating these laws and regulations, as well as what the consequences may be if you do so.

Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - You’ve been funded – now what? This session will cover all aspects of postaward project management, and the paperwork needed, from project start until project end.

Wednesday, April 19, 2023 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - Cost transfers - what are they, and what’s the big deal? This training forum will provide a detailed look at cost transfers including journal entries, labor distribution adjustments, and other issues.

Tuesday, May 2, 2023 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series - Final accounting is the financial reconciliation of your sponsored project, which helps you take a "final look" at your project and all the expenses related to your project.

Wednesday, May 3, 2023 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Part of the RSP Training Series - Cost-share, match, in-kind dollars, leveraged funds...what is it really, how should it be handled in a proposal, and how do I report it at UNI? This session will provide a detailed look at cost share and reporting cost share at UNI.

Wednesday, May 3, 2023 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Green Dot is an NISG-sponsored bystander intervention program focused on gender violence prevention. The goal of Green Dot is to decrease the likelihood of sexual assault, stalking, dating and domestic abuse. The Green Dot Student Overview training session is a presentation that introduces basic elements of Green Dot while using skill building activities to keep participants engaged. The basic elements of the presentation are to provide a new/different framework of bystander intervention, to create campus-wide interest and participation, and begin the process of changing behaviors. This Green Dot Overview is open to any faculty and staff.