SCRI Training Series, 4th Annual Invented at Duke, DMPs, and more
Updates & Announcements
Training Requirement for Personnel With External Funding
In July, Duke launched the Stewardship and Compliance for Research Investigators (SCRI) Training Series required for Duke personnel listed as PI, co-PI, PI fellow, or “key” personnel on externally sponsored awards. Personnel with active awards are required to complete the SCRI Training Series by January 31, 2023.
If you received an email notice earlier today (9/26) from the Office for Research & Innovation, then records indicated you meet the requirement for training but have not yet completed the series. Access to the training modules and more information can be found in myRESEARCHpath linked below. Should you need help or have feedback on the modules, email myRESEARCHnavigators.
Research, Mentoring, and How to Help Graduate Students to Succeed: An Interview With the New Dean of the Graduate School
The new dean of the Duke Graduate School, Suzanne Barbour, Ph.D., is a national leader in graduate education, scholarly research, teaching and mentoring. In this Integrity Insights interview, Dean Barbour discusses her new role at Duke and how she plans to focus on professional development for graduate students, prepare them for non-academic careers, and increase diversity among graduate students and faculty.
Invented at Duke: The Annual Celebration & Showcase of Duke Inventors and Inventions
This year's event will be held on Monday, December 12, from 5–8 PM at Penn Pavilion on Duke's West Campus. President Price and other speakers will kick off the event at 5:30 PM. The featured inventor speaker this year is Joe Knight, Ph.D., an executive in residence in the Pratt School department of biomedical engineering and former CEO of InnAVasc (a recently acquired Duke startup).
At the event, there will be featured inventor booths, drinks and hors d'oeuvres, gifts for Duke inventors who register and attend, and more. Attendees will see innovations and companies that have been started by Duke faculty and students and have been supported through funding and mentoring by a variety of Duke translational funds, incubators, and more.
Resources & Tools
DMPTool: A Free Online Application To Help Create Data Management Plans (DMPs)
It's no secret that data management plans (DMPs) are now required by many funding agencies as part of the proposal submission process. What's the best way to create one that meets your funder's requirements and is easy to use? The DMPTool is a free, online wizard that provides step-by-step assistance in developing a DMP specific to your funding agency.
Interdisciplinary Behavioral Research Center
The Interdisciplinary Behavioral Research Center (IBRC) is a state-of-the-science experimental research lab that manages and administers a variety of resources to social and behavioral science researchers at Duke. The IBRC is available to all faculty, postdocs, and student researchers.
The IBRC offers:
- Free research space
- Free parking / on the bus line
- Access to community participant pool
- Staff support
- Grants available to support participants’ payment
ePrint Server Update
ePrint allows members of the Duke community to print directly to any printer on campus, even remotely, using your computer or the mobile app. An upgrade to the ePrint server last spring requires returning faculty, students, and staff to delete the old client, restart their device, and then reinstall the new client. Contact the OIT Service Desk for assistance.