Monthly Newsletter

Finding funding workshops, data offboarding checklists, and more

 August 23, 2022

Updates & Announcements

Finding Funding Workshops for Fall

Looking for funding? Seeking a fellowship to support research? Want to fund travel for a summer project? Need dissertation support? Take this opportunity to learn how to search for funding by using a variety of tools, including the Duke Research Funding database, myRESEARCHhome, and Pivot. Open to Duke grad students, postdocs, faculty, and staff. Class size is limited, so register early! Zoom link will be provided after you register.

Learn More + Register


Deadline Extended

Search for New Associate VP for Research & Innovation Supporting Social and Behavior Sciences, Humanities, and the Arts

The Office for Research & Innovation is seeking applications for the new Associate Vice President for Research & Innovation position supporting research and scholarship in the social and behavioral sciences, humanities, and the arts. The deadline for nominations of internal candidates and applications has been extended to September 9, 2022.

View Position + Apply


Resources & Tools

Research Data Offboarding Checklists for Faculty and Staff

For faculty and staff engaged in research preparing to leave Duke, the Research Data Initiative (RDI) has released checklists to guide proper management of research data during the offboarding process. Personnel are encouraged to consult the applicable checklist prior to leaving Duke:

These checklists can also be found under the ’Resources’ results tab below the search bar in myRESEARCHpath.

Please contact the RDI team with any questions at


Have an Invention? Talk to OTC!

The Office for Translation & Commercialization is here to help Duke inventors

From early-stage innovation support like translational funding, to helping inventors protect their intellectual property, to finding and negotiating licensing terms or helping spin out a startup and investing in Duke-affiliated companies through the Duke Angel Network angel investing arm – The Office for Translation & Commercialization (OTC) is the one stop shop for all Duke inventor needs.

As we start a new academic year, a reminder to disclose your inventions to OTC. And don’t forget to mark your calendars for the annual Invented at Duke event on the evening of Tuesday, December 6th, 2022!

Disclose an Invention →