Dedicated NSERC Research Portal and CCV Webinar: June 27

Event Date: 
Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm EDT
Event Location: 
ATAC 5036

In addition to the NSERC Research Community Engagement webinar on June 26, faculty members working on their Discovery Grant NOIs and NSERC Common CVs are also strongly encouraged to participate in the "dedicated" webinar on June 27 from 1-2:30 in ATAC 5036 devoted primarily to NSERC's Research Portal and the Common CV.

Orillia participants are asked to register separately with NSERC through connect@nserc-crsng.gc.ca.  If you are unable to participate in AT5036 and will be logging in on your own computer, please note that NSERC has noted the following issue with the June 27 webinar:

Please note that the links to the webinars have been inversed.  The French link is under the English meeting and the English link is under the French meeting.  Ensure that you choose the proper link.

For more information, please go to:  http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/NSERC-CRSNG/Reports-Rapports/Webinars-Webinaires_eng.asp#CommonCV

Community Engagement Visits: Invitation to NSERC Webinar June 26

Event Date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
ATAC 5035

Community Engagement Visits: Invitation to NSERC Webinar June 26

NSERC is conducting a series of community engagement visits to provide researchers, students and other stakeholders with an opportunity to learn more about some recent program and policy developments. These visits will also serve as a platform for the community to ask questions and seek more information from some of NSERC's grants and scholarships experts.

Key Topics will include:

o          Common CV & new Research Portal
o          Harmonization of the Canada Graduate Scholarships
o          Five-year Evaluation of the Discovery Grants Program
o          Changes to the Post Doctorate Fellowships Timelines
o          Allocation of Discovery Grants Budget Among Evaluation Groups

Lakehead University will be participating in an NSERC webinar on June 26, 2013 in ATAC 5035 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm.  Please indicate by June 14 if you intend to attend this webinar by sending an e-mail to ahacquo1@lakehedu.ca.  Orillia faculty interested in this webinar should register separately with NSERC by sending an e-mail to connect@nserc-crsng.gc.ca

Due to all of the recent changes at NSERC, faculty members and students are strongly encouraged to attend this event.

NSERC CCV/Research Portal Workshop

Event Date: 
Monday, June 10, 2013 - 9:30am to 12:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
AT3003

In order to help faculty members submitting a Form 180 (Intent to Apply for a Discovery Grant) in this year's competition make the transition to NSERC's new Common CV and Research Portal, the Office of Research Services is offering a special workshop on June 10 in AT3003 from 10-12.  Andrew Hacquoil, Research Grants Officer, will provide an overview of the following:

1.  Completing Form 180 using the Research Portal.

2.  Completing the NSERC Common CV.

3.  Linking your Common CV to Form 180.

Any questions/concerns that Andrew is not able to answer at the workshop will be forwarded to NSERC for answers.  Faculty members interested in attending the workshop are asked to please send an e-mail to Andrew Hacquoil (ahacquo1@lakeheadu.ca) no later than June 3.

Howdy, Partner!: A Journey into the SSHRC Partnership Programs

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 10:30am to 12:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
ATAC 3004 (Thunder Bay) OA 1025 (Orillia)

SSHRC Partnership Programs enable exciting opportunities to expand research agendas and approaches. This workshop aims to explain the Partnership Grant and Partnership Development Grant so that researchers are aware of how to prepare their applications.

Money Matters: Budgets and Budget Justifications in SSHRC Research Proposals

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
ATAC 3004 (Thunder Bay) OA 1025 (Orillia)

Excessive budgets and incomplete budget justifications can lead to a tossed out SSHRC application. This workshop aims to explain some of the eligible/ineligible expenses in order to improve budget plans.

Funding Goes Both Ways: Untangling CIHR-SSHRC Knots in Research Grant Proposals

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 10:30am to 12:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
ATAC 3004 (Thunder Bay) OA 2005 (Orillia)

In recent times, SSHRC and CIHR have tightened up their definitions around what is (not) funded by their agencies. This workshop seeks to untangle some of this language and put forth some strategies for writing applications for the two councils.

Solving the Case of the Elusive “H”: Making SSHRC Meaningful for the Humanities

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm EST
Event Location: 
ATAC 3004 (Thunder Bay) OA 1025 (Orillia)

SSHRC includes humanities disciplines in its programs, and yet the application form might seem like a puzzle to researchers in the humanities. This workshop aims to provide guidance to researchers on how to complete SSHRC applications, including knowledge mobilization strategies, specific to the humanities.

Getting Footloose: Creating Poster Presentations for Conferences

Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm EST
Event Location: 
ATAC 3004 (Thunder Bay) OA 2005 (Orillia)

Poster presentations are common in other fields and are growing in the Social Sciences and Humanities. In this workshop, we get “footloose” and learn of how to create a poster presentation for Research & Innovation Week and other events.

There’s a Hurricane a Comin’!: An Introduction to the New SSHRC Common CV Format

Event Date: 
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm EST
Event Location: 
ATAC 3004 (Thunder Bay) OA 1025 (Orillia)

Recently, SSHRC announced that it will follow CIHR’s lead and require all its applicants to conform to a common CV. This workshop aims to unravel some of mystery with this transition process and prepare
researchers for the new CV format.

That’s What Friends Are For: Knowledge Mobilization, Partnerships and the Quest for New Research Communication Approaches

Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm EST
Event Location: 
ATAC 3004 (Thunder Bay) OA 2005 (Orillia)

Knowledge mobilization is steadily becoming a significant element of Social Sciences and Humanities Research. This workshop aims to 1) equip researchers with creative strategies to share their knowledge outside of academe and 2) discuss the SSHRC Connections program.

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