Research Seminar Series

Research Seminar Series 2012-2013

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How to Write a Winning NSF CAREER Proposal

Date: April 18, 2013
Time: 1:00-3:30 p.m
Location: Colvard Student Union, Fowlkes Auditorium

Presenters: Lucy Deckard, Academic Research Funding Strategies, LLC

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Commercializing MSU Technology: Success Stories

Date: April 10, 2013
Time: Noon-1:30 p.m
Location: Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems, Cochran Research Park


MSU Office of Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer
[ powerpoint ] [ audio ]

Sub-award Process for Project Investigators

Date: March 25, 2013
Time: 2-4 p.m.
Location: Fowlkes Auditorium, Colvard Student Union


MSU Sponsored Programs Administration
[ life cycle powerpoint ] [ subcontracts powerpoint ] [ audio ]

Funding Opportunities and Proposal-Writing Strategies for Social and Behavioral Science Research at NSF

Date: February 8, 2013
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Bost Extension Center Theater


Thomas Baerwald, National Science Foundation
[ powerpoint ] [ audio ]

The Nuts and Bolts of Intellectual Property at a Research University

Date: September 25, 2012
Time: 2-4 p.m.
Location: Simrall Electrical Engineering Building Auditorium


Meaghin Burke, Research Counsel, Mississippi Law Research Institute
[ powerpoint ] [ audio ]

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Date: September 28, 2012
Time: 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Location: Colvard Student Union Fowlkes Auditorium


Gisele Muller-Parker, NSF Program Director
[ powerpoint ] [ video ]

Thin Slicing: A Method for Approaching a Request for Proposal

Date: October 29, 2012
Time: 1-3 p.m.
Location: Colvard Student Union Fowlkes Auditorium


Laura Letbetter, Kennesaw State University
[ video ] [ handouts ]