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UMS RRF Seed Grant Close

The purpose of the Seed Grants are to provide funding for pilot research that will enable UMS faculty/professional staff from all disciplines and ranks to strengthen research, commercialization and economic development activities. UMS faculty and staff from all disciplines and ranks to strengthen research, commercialization, and economic development activities that support Maine businesses and industries critical to the […]

Summer Faculty Research Competition Due

The Summer Faculty Research competition provides $8,000 awards for faculty summer salaries for a minimum of 1.5 months research effort. Submissions due by 2/17/2017 at 4:30 p.m. EST more information

UMaine Student Symposium: Research and Creative Activity

Cross Insurance Center Bangor, Maine (USA)

At the University of Maine, students inspire creativity and lead in the discovery of new knowledge that makes a direct difference to the people of Maine. Please join us for the 2nd annual UMaine Student Symposium on April 24, 2017 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Come and meet student researchers and scholars, see […]

RRF Fall ’17 – Summer ’18 Undergraduate Assistantship RFP Open

Undergraduate Student Assistantships: There are two deadlines for the Undergraduate competition. For projects requesting support for Fall 2017 through Summer 2018, Applications will be accepted between May 5, 2017 and May 31, 2017 by 4:30pm. Assistantships awarded will fund up to $7,000 per student $5k stipend Up to $2k materials, supplies and travel *No limit on […]

RRF Fall ’17 – Summer ’18 Undergraduate Assistantship RFP Close

Undergraduate Student Assistantships: There are two deadlines for the Undergraduate competition. For projects requesting support for Fall 2017 through Summer 2018, Applications will be accepted between May 5, 2017 and May 31, 2017 by 4:30pm. Download: RRF Undergraduate Assistantship RFP (PDF)

Research Q&A

All University of Maine​/UMM​ ​community ​members are invited to attend an informational Q&A session to be held live via Zoom. The virtual event will present updates and resources ​available ​for the research ​and graduate studies ​community​,​ and an opportunity for Q&A with the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School​ and his senior […]

Postdoc and Research Faculty Town Hall

ME, United States

The Office of the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School would like to invite you to attend a town hall on Wednesday, December 16th. This town hall will feature a panel of UMaine faculty, as well as the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, to address your postdoctoral and research faculty […]

How to Succeed in Research at UMaine Series: Session 1

You are invited to attend a virtual informational session on Monday, September 13th, from Noon to 1:00 pm. Speakers will include Dr. Kody Varahramyan, Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, and his senior leadership team. Information about programs and resources for succeeding in research will be provided at this event, including […]

Benefits of Joining a Research Center or Institute

This virtual panel will be made up of current faculty affiliated with a center or institute, as well as several center directors to provide information and discussion. Registration is required. What are the research centers and institutes at UMaine and how can my research fit into one of these centers or institutes? What are the […]

Inclusive STEM Teaching Project Community of Practice

The Inclusive STEM Teaching Project advances the ability and awareness of STEM faculty, postdocs, graduate students and staff to cultivate inclusive learning environments for all of their students. It is a 6-week, self paced course via edX, starting March 23– May 4. The program allows you to learn with and from STEM faculty nationwide. Any […]

Postdoc Networking Lunch

Stodder Hall 5775 Stodder Hall, Orono, ME, United States

Join us for a networking event at 57 Stodder Hall. We will be providing pizza and beverages. Danielle O'Neill of the Office of Research Development will be presenting information on the services provided by her office. We will also share the Postdoctoral survey results and briefly review the benefits of joining the National Postdoctoral Association.

FREE
Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

How to Succeed in Research at UMaine

Wells, Room 1

You are invited to attend an information session on Monday, August 22, from 10:30 am to Noon. Speakers will include Dr. Kody Varahramyan, Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, and his senior leadership team. Information about programs and resources for succeeding in research will be provided at this event. There will also […]

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

How Undergraduate Students Can Participate in Your Research

IMRC Center

You are invited to attend an information session on Thursday, August 25, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm.  Information about UMaine programs that facilitate undergraduate research participation, the Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR) and Experiential Programs Innovation Central (EPIC), will be provided. There will also be an opportunity for you to ask questions at the event. […]

Research Talks

IMRC Center

IMRC Center, 101 Stewart Commons Please join us to celebrate our UMaine postdoctoral researchers and learn about their research and how it impacts our state, country, and the world. The researchers will present 15-minute talks that are intended for a general audience, everyone is welcome to attend in-person or online. This event is sponsored by […]

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Grants 101 Workshop

Grants 101: Seeking, Analyzing, and Writing Basics Fogler Library and the Office of Research Development sponsor workshops throughout the academic year. At the Grants 101 workshop, participants will: search for grants in PIVOT analyze an agency's Request for Proposals learn grant writing basics RSVP to join!

Creative Research Collaborations at UMaine

IMRC Center

Join us to celebrate creative research! The UMaine Arts Initiative (UMAI) is pleased to present the winners of a new competitive seed grant program, created to encourage innovative and interdisciplinary collaborations that seek to build a diverse, inclusive, sustainable and equitable community of art researchers, practitioners, supporters and promoters. The participants will present on their projects: Technology […]

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Finding Funding Challenge

The Finding Funding Challenge takes participants' grant-seeking skills to the next level.  Each day, for five days, participants will receive an email with tasks designed to build their grant-seeking skills, including how to effectively and efficiently find funding opportunities tailored to their creative and scholarly interests, strategically read a request for proposals, and make their […]

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Grants 101 Workshop

Grants 101: Seeking, Analyzing, and Writing Basics Fogler Library and the Office of Research Development sponsor workshops throughout the academic year. At the Grants 101 workshop, participants will: search for grants in PIVOT analyze an agency's Request for Proposals learn grant writing basics RSVP to join!

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Strengthening University-National Laboratory Collaborations

Join the APLU Council on Research community on April 5th as we host speakers from the Department of Energy and National Labs.  This dialogue will focus on the benefits of university-laboratory collaboration and what mechanisms can be used to enhance these partnerships.  The conversation will include an overview of the National Labs Chief Research Officer (NLCRO) members, and […]

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

UMaine Space Initiative Launch & Learn

Versant Power Astronomy Center 167 Rangeley Road, Orono, ME, United States

The UMaine Space Initiative presents Launch & Learn. Hear about ongoing faculty and student projects, including Maine's First Small Satellite, MESAT1. Network with others working in the space industry, research, and education in Maine. Thursday, May 4  | 5–7 p.m Versant Power Astronomy Center, University of Maine RSVP REQUIRED: EMAIL um.space@maine.edu  By invitation ONLY. Space […]

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Event Series NPA SmartSkills Workshop

NPA SmartSkills Workshop

SmartSkills is a free, virtual course for postdocs who are members of the NPA. Monthly classes are taught by experts and focus on building skills critical to career and personal success. Postdocs can earn a certificate from the NPA by attending 10 out of the 12 skills classes. The webinar archives may be viewed here.

Research Success Day

Wells Conference Center 131 Munson Rd, Orono, ME, United States

You are invited to Research Success Day from 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM in the Wells Conference Center. The day is organized by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School and will feature informational and hands-on sessions, as well as a networking event. Registration is open!  

FREE

Imagine That! Tours

University of Maine 160 College Ave, Orono, ME, United States

The UMaine Graduate School invites you to FREE tours of UMaine research and creative activity spaces with graduate students as your guides! Get ready for an exciting adventure at Imagine That! Tours! Join us on Fri Oct 13, 2023 for an unforgettable experience during UMaine's Homecoming and Friends & Family Weekend. As part of our Graduate School Centennial we are […]

FREE

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