Office of Research & Engagement Workshop Descriptions (Summary)
A Multidisciplinary Systems Approach to Community Engagement

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This workshop will examine social, economic, and civil systems that frame community engagement efforts and explore how to work within these systems in a multidisciplinary manner to advance shared goals with community partners.

Individual Zoom Consultations with Cecilia Kocinski-Mulder, Fulbright Program Officer

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On April 23, Cecilia Kocinski-Mulder, a Fulbright program officer with primary expertise in Europe, will hold individual Zoom consultations with faculty members who are considering applying for a Fulbright. As of March 23, the 2021-2022 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program* is still open for applications. The deadline to apply is September 15, 2020. The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers approximately 800 teaching, research or combination teaching and research awards in over 125 countries. It is open to faculty members in all ranks and all disciplines who are US citizens. Faculty interested in scheduling a one-on-one consultation with Kocinski-Mulder should contact Alan Rutenberg (arutenberg@utk.edu). * The Fulbright U.S. Scholar program is entirely different from the student Fulbright program, which is administered by a separate organization.

SThis is an instructor focused workshop and only faculty/staff or GTAs may enroll.
IRB 101

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This overview of IRB requirements and procedures is open to and appropriate for anyone who wishes to learn how to receive human subjects approval for research at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville- whether you are new to the campus, new to human subjects research, or just want a refresher. Topics include: Do I need IRB approval, how the IRB process works, who can help me with my IRB application, and how to submit one. The IRB 101 workshop for May 5, 2020 has been changed to a Zoom meeting. Please register for this workshop and login information will be sent to you by the instructor.

R This is an researcher focused workshop.
Lunch with Cecilia Kocinski-Mulder, Fulbright Program Officer

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On April 22-23, Cecilia Kocinski-Mulder, a Fulbright program officer with primary expertise in Europe, will visit our campus. We would like to invite all department heads to join her on April 23 at 11:45 for an informal lunch conversation on campus. (Location tbd.) You will have the opportunity to pose a variety of questions to her as well as to John Zomchick from the Office of the Provost and Kimberly Eck and Alan Rutenberg from ORE. Please register to attend.

SThis is an instructor focused workshop and only faculty/staff or GTAs may enroll.
NSF CAREER Proposal Writing Institute

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The NSF CAREER Proposal Writing Institute will consist of five sessions designed to support faculty who are planning to submit a proposal to the July 27, 2020 CAREER deadline. Topics include the education plan, broader impacts, crafting a persuasive narrative, discussion of funded proposals, and a panel with past awardees. Faculty will be encouraged to set writing goals and to use the PWI as a group resource through the proposal development process. Sessions are: April 21, May 5, May 19, June 2, and June 16, from 2:00p-4:00p. Registration for the first workshop below will register you for all five sessions.

SThis is an instructor focused workshop and only faculty/staff or GTAs may enroll.