Research On-Boarding

IUPUI Research On-Boarding Orientation

Target Audience: All IUPUI faculty, with a special emphasis on new and junior faculty
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
9:00am - 1:00pm
IUPUI Campus Center Room 450C

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is pleased to host the IUPUI Research On-Boarding Orientation (ROBO) program. Participants will:
•Gain a better understanding of the IUPUI campus level research organizational structure
•Learn about many programs and services that are available to help faculty succeed in their research and creative activities
•Receive insights from current faculty about how they were able to achieve early success
•Connect with resources that are available through centers, institutes, and other research support units on campus
•Meet new research colleagues and possibly explore potential collaborations

ROBO is a comprehensive day-long event beginning with a morning session (9:00am – 12:00pm) that will include an overview of all three major campus level research offices. Short presentations will be given by staff from the Office of Research Development, Office of Research Administration, and Office of Research Compliance. Also presenting are staff from the Center for Research and Learning, Office of Community Engagement, and University Library Research Support.

Broad disciplinary roundtable discussions and lunch will be provided for new and junior faculty only on a first come first serve basis (12:00pm – 1:00pm). These roundtable discussions are designed to be casual conversations facilitated by current faculty who have experienced early success in their careers here at IUPUI. Space is limited, so please register soon!

ROBO Schedule
8:30am - 9:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast - Room 450C
9:00am - 9:05am Welcome
9:05am - 10:10am Research Development
10:10am - 10:30am Center for Research and Learning
10:30am - 10:40am Break
10:40am - 11:00am Office of Community Engagement
11:00am - 11:20am University Library Research Support
11:20am - 11:40am Research Administration
11:40am - 12:00pm Research Compliance
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch Roundtable Discussions

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IUPUI Research Resource Fair
Target Audience: All IUPUI faculty, staff and students
When: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
12:00pm – 2:00pm
IUPUI Campus Center Room 450 A&B

The afternoon session of the IUPUI Research On-Boarding Orientation (ROBO) program is the IUPUI Research Resource Fair. The fair will feature centers, institutes, cores and any campus unit that provides resources, support and opportunities that help advance research. Make valuable connections with fellow researchers and perhaps spark interest in potential research collaborations with faculty at all ranks and across many disciplines.

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
Research Compliance - Research Integrity Office
Human Research Protection Program
UITS Research Technologies / Pervasive Technology Institute
Office of Environmental Health and Safety
Ruth Lilly Medical Library
Indiana CTSI/REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture)
School of Social Work
Office of Community Engagement
Center for Translating Research Into Practice

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Questions can be directed to Alicia Gahimer ( or 278-0249) or Etta Ward ( or 278-8427).