Training

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 9:00 am to 9:50 am

Learn about conducting chi-square tests, t-tests, and simple linear regression in R. This session is suitable for beginners in R. This is free training offered by the Department of Mathematics Statistical Consulting Center to UNI faculty, staff, and students.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 3:00 pm to 3:50 pm

Learn about conducting chi-square tests, t-tests, and simple linear regression in SPSS. This session is suitable for beginners. This is free training offered by the Department of Mathematics Statistical Consulting Center.

Wednesday, February 2, 2022 - 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 Zoom session will provide an overview of the conceptual and technical components of good budgets. Registration is required.

Monday, February 7, 2022 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Presented by IRB Chair Todd Evans, this individualized Zoom tutorial session is 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. Registration is required.

Monday, February 7, 2022 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Presented by IRB Chair Todd Evans, this individualized Zoom tutorial session is 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. Registration is required.

Monday, February 14, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Hosted at the 23rd Street Market - Presented by Rebecca Rinehart and Maggie Heretakis from the Research & Sponsored Programs Preaward team, this casual session provides an opportunity for faculty and staff to ask questions and get advice with no appointment necessary. Stop by these traveling office hours to learn more about grant funding. No registration needed.

Tuesday, February 15, 2022 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Presented virtually over Zoom by Preaward Specialist Maggie Heretakis from RSP, 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. Registration required.

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

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

Monday, February 28, 2022 - 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. Registration is required.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Presented by IRB Chair Todd Evans, this individualized Zoom tutorial session is 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. Registration is required.

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Part of the RSP Training series - Subawards and subcontracts - what’s the difference between the two? This Zoom 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. Registration is required.

Monday, March 21, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

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

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Presented by Rebecca Rinehart and Maggie Heretakis from the Research & Sponsored Programs Preaward team, this casual session provides an opportunity for faculty and staff to ask questions and get advice with no appointment necessary. Stop by these traveling office hours to learn more about grant funding. No registration needed.

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Part of the RSP training series - This in-depth Zoom training session will walk participants through the process of creating Faculty Summer PAFs for grants, specifically timed for the upcoming Summer 2022 term. For additional questions about this session, please contact Michele Mullings-Shand at mullings@uni.edu.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

UNI Export Controls Officer Kyle Fogt 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. Registration is required.

Monday, April 18, 2022 - 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 Zoom training session will provide a detailed look at cost transfers including journal entries, labor distribution adjustments, and other issues. Registration is required.