Fall Workshops –

Proposal Basics: Finding Funding, Proposal Preparation, Budgeting and Compliance

Presented by Ebony Jones, Sponsored Program Specialist of Office of Sponsored Programs and Research

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. until noon in D2401B

Proposal Basics is an interactive workshop where participants have the opportunity to explore external funding sources, review external funding announcements and create a draft budget. Additionally, participants will receive information on compliance issues that may affect prospective projects.


Institutional Review Board Process at GSU

Presented by David Rhea, Renee Theiss and Marco Krcatovich

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. in D34050

This workshop is for those who will submit protocols for review to the Institutional Review Board. Any person collecting information at or for GSU must submit a protocol application to the IRB for review and must receive approval prior to data collection. The following information will be discussed:

  • what should be included in the protocol 
  • how to complete the protocol forms
  • where resources can be located
  • the review process
  • consent form creation
  • the use of institutional data and data security     


    Spring Workshops –

    Responsible Conduct of Research

    Presented by Robert E. Porter, PhD, Grant-Winners Seminars

    Friday, February 24, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. until noon


    Pitching your Research Ideas: A Practical Workshop on Writing the Concept Note

    Presented by Yvonne Chang and Sarah Nerenberg

    Session 1: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. until noon

    Session 2: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 by appointment only


    RSVP and questions can be directed to Ebony Jones at 708-235-7317 can be contacted for additional concerns.