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New Requirement for Face-to-Face Human Subjects Research

The Chancellor has decreed that all members of the University community who have a regular presence on campus must participate in weekly COVID testing. In addition to increased COVID testing, the University has reduced public access to certain areas to strengthen the ‘bubble’ around our campuses to slow the transmission of COVID-19. Researchers conducting research […]

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DOCUMENT DOWNLOAD PROBLEMS

Due to a recent security update to Google Chrome browser users may find that they are unable to download and/or view Excel or Word documents linked throughout this site. IT is aware of this issue and we are hoping it will be resolved soon. In the meantime, documents can be downloaded or viewed using Mozilla’s […]

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Announcement for Release of the New NSF PAPPG 20-1

A new Proposal & Award Policies & Procedure Guide (PAPPG) has been issued and will be effective for all proposals submitted or due on or after June 1, 2020. Significant changes that will affect all proposals submitted include: Required use of an NSF-approved format biographical sketch and current and pending support. PIs can use SciENcv: […]

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ORA Reports Have Moved!

Office of Research Administration (ORA) Reports Have Moved! As of June 1, 2019 all ORA reports have moved to the Research Reporting Dashboard. Reports Are Always Up To Date The Research Reporting Dashboard is a new way to distribute information regarding proposal submissions and grants awarded at UMaine. Instead of static reports posted once a […]

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Webinar: NDAs, MTAs, and Other Ancillary Agreements – The Basics 2-3:30pm, July 23rd, 220 Corbett Hall

Presenters:  Charles T. Bartunek, Director of Collaborative and Corporate Research Contracts, Division of Research,  Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Jill A. Frankenfield, Associate Director, Office of Research Administration, University of Maryland, College Park Presentation materials will be available 24 hours prior to the live webinar. Overview: During the life-cycle of a sponsored project, other documents besides […]

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