The next University Budget Conversations open forum is Thursday, November 9, 2017 in Marketplace West-Northwest Room from 12:30 pm-1:30 pm. Sherm Bloomer, Director of Budget & Fiscal Planning will be talking about Facilities & Administrative Costs (also known as Indirect Costs). The one-page handout for this session addressing F&A Costs is available on the Budget Conversations Schedule webpage for review ahead of the forum. The forums are open to all OSU students and employees, and you are encouraged to attend. If you have content related questions, please contact Shermfor more information. For general or logistical questions, contact Karren for assistance.
Monthly Archives: November 2017
UNT – Summer 2018 NSF-REU
The Chemistry Department at the University of North Texas invites applications for our Summer 2018 NSF-REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) Program. The ten-week program will begin May 29 (arriving May 27). Participants will receive a $5,000 stipend, and housing will be provided. Funds are available to help defray travel costs to and from the REU site, which is located in the northern outskirts of the Dallas-Ft. Worth area.
If you are interested, please submit your application, personal statement, transcripts and two letters of recommendation to us by Thursday, February 15, 2018. As stated in the attached flyer, application forms and additional information can be found on our webpage: http://chemistry.unt.edu/nsf-reu-program
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.
UNT Chemistry REU Program Coordinator
1155 Union Circle, #305070
Denton, TX 76203
Summer Programs currently accepting applications
This is Mike Janney, I am a Sr. Recruiter for Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU). I am e-mailing you to alert you regarding two summer programs currently accepting applicants for the 2018 summer period. The U.S. Army Research Lab Summer Journeyman Fellowship Program and the U.S. Army Institute for Surgical Research Summer Internship Program. These are amazing opportunities for your students to expand their research experience within their area of study!
In addition these summer opportunities, we have an extensive amount of available research opportunities with over 70 Department of Defense programs in all areas of STEM. I hope that you will encourage your students to check out the available opportunities administered by the ORAU Maryland Office. The ORAU Maryland Office administers the Army Research Lab Research Associateship Program (formerly the ARL Postdoctoral Program) and all ORISE Department of Defense opportunities. Aside from the “summer” opportunities, most post-graduate research appointments are scheduled to be a twelve month appointments; the renewal or continuation of the research appointment is contingent upon facility approval and upon the continued availability of funds. Renewals are offered up to one year at a time, for a total of up to five years of research participation. Most of the research opportunities will required U.S. Citizenship to access the military installations. http://www.orau.org/maryland/
The U.S. Army Research Laboratory’s (ARL) Research Associateship Program (RAP) has Summer Journeyman Fellowships available for undergraduate-PhD students.
Over the 2018 summer, students can participate in research at one of the Army Research Lab facilities in Aberdeen, MD, Adelphi, MD, or White Sands, NM in one of five research areas:
- Computational & Information Sciences (May consider international students pursuing STEM degrees at U.S. institutions)
- Human Research & Engineering (May consider international students pursuing STEM degrees at U.S. institutions)
- Sensors & Electron Devices (May consider international students pursuing STEM degrees at U.S. institutions)
- Vehicle Technology (U.S. Citizens ONLY)
- Weapons & Materials (U.S. Citizens ONLY)
Applications close Sunday, November 12, 2017.
The U.S. Army Institute for Surgical Research, located in San Antontio, TX has just posted their opportunity for the 2018 Summer Internship Program. This opportunity is open to only Bachelor level candidates. U.S. Citizenship is REQUIRED. Applications close Tuesday, January 2, 2018. The intent of the undergraduate student internship is to provide an opportunity for students interested in science, engineering or medical career fields to participate in research directed at improving the care of injured military service members and society at large. This mentored research experience will expose interns to ongoing efforts in integrated science, technology and engineering solutions at the nation’s premier military trauma research institute.
ARL Summer Journeyman Website:
ISR Summer Internship Project Announcement:
Mike Janney ORISE Sr. Recruiter – DoD Participant Programs 4692 Millennium Drive, Suite 101 | Belcamp, MD 21017 firstname.lastname@example.org
Tenure-track Professorship – Ball State University
We have just opened a search for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Chemical Education at Ball State University. I hope you could please forward the ad below to anyone in your department that may be looking for a tenure-track position. Potential applicants can view posting and apply at the following link: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/10991
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of seven academic colleges that offer 187 undergraduate programs, 84 master’s programs, and 16 doctoral programs.
The university offers an excellent benefits package, including health care and retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, and generous time off with pay.
Thank you for your time.