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Research Infrastructure Card with OVPR underneath
Feb 8, 2023

Letters of intent are now being accepted for the 2023 Research Infrastructure Investment Program. LOI due March 6; full proposal due April 6.

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Jan 26, 2023

Data sharing requirements are expanding with the new NIH Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Policy, which goes into effect January 25, 2023. 

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graphic of a form and a laptop
Jan 26, 2023

Tech Comm has designed and launched a new request form and central portal for managing research agreements that protect intellectual property (IP), including MTAs, NDAs, and PMTAs.

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UMN Research Ethics Week
Jan 14, 2023

Join your peers and colleagues across the University for Research Ethics Week, February 27 - March 3, 2023, the annual week-long series of educational opportunities focused on research ethics.

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Screenshot from video of Amy Kircher presenting at the MN Senate
Jan 13, 2023

On January 12, Associate Vice President for Research Amy Kircher provided testimony to the Minnesota Senate Higher Education Research Committee on the state of University of Minnesota research and technology commercialization.

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Grand Aid Banner
Dec 29, 2022

Applications will be accepted starting January 3 for the spring 2023 Grant-in-Aid of Research, Artistry, and Scholarship program, sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research. 

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Portrait of Rhonda Franklin
Dec 27, 2022

This McKnight Presidential Endowed Professor will be celebrating 25 years at the University of Minnesota and has been able to translate her research expertise into working on innovative healthcare problems in the NSF ERC, ATP-BioTM.

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Screenshot of VPR Priya presenting to the Board of Regents
Dec 15, 2022

Vice President for Research Shashank Priya presented the University's 2022 Annual Report on Research and Technology Commercialization, highlighting the second year above $1 billion in research awards and UMN's ranking in the nation's top 15 public universities in research expenditures.

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Three pictures of VPR Priya at the NRRI facilities, interacting with staff and equipment
Dec 12, 2022

Earlier this month, Vice President for Research Shashank Priya met with researchers on the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) campus and at the Natural Resources Research Institute (NRRI) in Duluth and Coleraine. 

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Women Innovators sitting in a table
Nov 21, 2022

The 6th annual conference gave women innovators and other attendees a space to gather and connect while listening to keynote speeches by local entrepreneurs Mary Grove and Damaris Hollingsworth and attending breakout sessions to nurture their innovation skills.

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