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Events & News

ORSP may be able to fund a portion of your research- or grant-related travel! Contact Carolyn Corley for more information. 

Spring 2020 Events:

3/30 (Tues) in EAB 102Dr. Paula Dehn, Dean, VP, and Professor at Kentucky Wesleyan College and Advisor to the Council on Undergraduate Research will discuss CUREs (Course-based Undergraduate Research Experiences).

9 - 10 Why are CUREs Important? How can they Promote Faculty and Student Success?

1:30 - 3 Workshop: How to Develop and Launch a CURE

4/9 (Thurs) from 11:30 - 1:30 - Drop-in for lunch and speed meetings with Collaborators and Brainstormers. Location TBD.

More Spring workshops in development; topics include:

ORSP: Reducing Burdens on Faculty since 2016
Grantseeking 101: Searches and Seizures
Once and Future Researchers – ORSP can Help!


Fall 2019 Events: 

9/5 (Thurs) Registration opens for the NSF Conference in Boston, MA 11/18 & 19. Contact Linda Dahlgren if you're interested in attending.

9/25 (Wed) International Human Subjects Research Roundtable with Dr. Cindy Brantmeier, Professor and Director of Applied Linguistics at Washington University

11/1 (Fri) Faculty Research Grant Proposals. and Messing Faculty Award Applications are due. ORSP staff are ready to provide content review and editing services through 10/25. Contact us for an appointment.

11/14 (Thurs) Professor and Researcher Dr. Len MacGillivray discusses federal grantseeking and his research into solid-state chemistry. Join us for a meet and greet at 11 am in Browning Hall 140 and his presentation from noon - 12:45 pm in Browning Auditorium.

Contact ORSP for copies of materials from the Mara LaLonde, Katie Linder, and Cindy Brantmeier workshops.

Don't forget to check the FDC Events page, too!

Recent News: 

Cindy Brantmeier Leads Faculty Roundtable on International Research (Sept. 2019)

Webster Granted $124,000 to Encourage More to Become STEM Teachers in Missouri Schools (Feb. 2019)

Lunch & Learn: Tips, Resources for Starting and Sustaining a Successful Research Program (March 2018) - click here for notes from this presentation

10 Tips for Successful Grant Writing (Chronicle of Higher Ed, Feb. 2018)

Faculty Research Symposium Presenters Announced (Jan. 2018)

The Fall 2017 NSF Grants Conference is now ONLINE (Nov. 2017)

ORSP Fall Speaker Series on Faculty Productivity (Oct. 2017)

For materials and information from the excellent Productivity Workshops with Katie Linder, please contact ORSP staff 

Grants, Research Opportunities and More at ORSP Open House (Sept. 2017)

ORSP Day of Workshops and Coaching (Sept. 2017)

School of Education Receives $2.7 million grant (Sept. 2017)

Beeclipse Collaboration (August 2017)

Bee-Tracking Research (June 2017)

Undergraduate Research Featured: Ant Behavior (June 2017)

Faculty Attend CUR Dialogues with ORSP Support (May 2017)

Webster Receives Nursing Grant (May 2017)

Research Across Disciplines (May 2017)

NEH and Fulbright Awards for HPIR Faculty Member (April 2017)

Faculty Workshop: "Productivity Pipeline" (April 2017)

Biological Sciences Research Featured in Video (March 2017)

CMS Awarded $15,000 NEA Grant (Feb. 2017) 

Students, Faculty Earn Cover Story in Chemical Engineering Journal (Jan. 2017)

Faculty Research Symposium (Nov. 2016)

International Grants (Oct. 2016) 

Webster's IRB Federally Registered (July 2016) 

The Origins of the ORSP:

Provost Announces Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (Oct. 2016)

Webster University Receives Two Prestigious Grants in the Sciences (Sept. 2016)