Seminar Series

Sponsored Programs Administration (SPA) offers a number of workshops and other professional development events for faculty and staff who seek external funding or interact with SPA on grant related matters. These sessions include the PI Academy Professional Development Series (PIA) and the Grants Administration and Management Series (GAMS).

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PI Academy  

This year’s PI Academy Professional Development Series will include a broad range of topics from grant writing to the art of science communications. While the series is geared towards faculty, administrators and students are welcome to attend. The 2018-2019 PI Academy Professional Development Series is now complete. Planning is underway for the 2019-2020 series. Please check back for the updated schedule at the start of the fall semester.

Grants Administration and Management Series (GAMS) 

GAMS covers a variety of topics relevant to campus administrators who interact with SPA on grant related matters. Information provided in this series is also relevant to faculty who are preparing or managing sponsored awards.Sessions are open to all faculty and staff. The 2018-2019 Grants Administration and Management Series is now complete. Planning is underway for the 2019-2020 series. Please check back for the updated schedule at the start of the fall semester.