CSULB tenured associate or full professors are invited to apply for the newly created Director of the Center for Undergraduate Research. The appointment carries six units of assigned time per semester and will be effective for the 2016-17 academic year. Additional employment in summer and winter sessions is negotiable. This is a renewable position. Learn more about the position.
Academic Affairs, in collaboration with the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, is pleased to invite applications for the Student Research Assistant Program. This program is designed to encourage student participation in a broad range of scholarly and academic activities and is open to eligible undergraduates and graduates from all disciplines and academic areas of study. The assistantship provides financial support during the 2016 summer intersession months to undertake full-time research and scholarly activities in collaboration with a CSULB faculty (or principal investigator) research mentor. Research mentors are expected to meet regularly with their assistant and provide a blend of supervision that provides directed guidance with scope for initiative and independent thought. Here is the announcement for more details. Application Deadline is Monday, March 7, 2016.
Attention Faculty and Staff!!!
A new resource has been created to help you develop a grant proposal. That resource is called the Grant Development BeachBoard and is now available to you.
The site gives you access to:
- Successfully Funded Proposal Narratives, Project Summaries and Abstracts
- Links to Funding Opportunities and Grant Search Tools
- Proposal Development Support
- Data Management Plan Development Resources
- CSULB Institutional Data
- College Grant Announcements
- Links to CSULB Research News
Our goal is to provide the resources that you need to succeed, so we will continue to add new resources to the site. Please contact Jacqueline Wilvers to be included today at Jacqueline.Wilvers@csulb.edu or 562-985-1065. Thank you!
The Division of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce the availability of funds to support Research, Scholarly, and Creative Activity (RSCA) for 2016-17. Internally administered support for RSCA is available in the form of reassigned time, small faculty grants, mini-grants, and summer stipends. The Chancellor’s Office will provide system-level funding for mini-grants and summer stipends (MGSS). Faculty members receiving new faculty reassigned time are only eligible to apply for Small Faculty Grants. Please see the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs Funding Opportunities website for details and the MGSS Application.
NSF announced that the revised Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), (NSF 16-1) has been issued. The new PAPPG will be effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 25, 2016.
Significant changes include:
A webinar to brief the community on the new PAPPG will be held on October 29th at 2 PM EST. Registration is required at https://nsfevents.webex.com/nsfevents/onstage/g.php?d=747703895&t=a
The California State University Long Beach Research Foundation’s federally negotiated Indirect Cost Recovery (IDC) rates from July 1, 2015-June 30, 2016 for grants and contracts are as follows:
Indirect Cost Recovery
If you have any questions about these rates or general budget preparation questions, please contact your Pre Awards Specialist.
Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) Internal grants
The notification for ORSP internal grants will go out on January 25, 2016. The application due date will be February 29, 2016.
Summer Student Assistantships
The notification for Summer Student Assistantships will go out on February 8, 2016. The application due date will be March 7, 2016.
July 16, 2015