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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship Proposals Due September 12, 2018

Proposals for the next call for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (IF) under Horizon 2020 are due at 11am EST on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Please note that this means proposals are due to OSP/SPA/ORA at 11am EST on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Specific information about the call can be found on the...

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Sponsored Awards Program Matrix, effective July 1st, now available

Internal Controls are the core of good stewardship of sponsored funds and of an effective Sponsored Programs Compliance Program. Due to the University’s vast scale as well as its decentralized environment, we recognize the importance of documenting controls, clarifying roles and responsibilities, and monitoring the effectiveness of controls. Effective, July 1, 2018, the Sponsored Awards Program...

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July 10th Webinar: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Release Report on Returning Individual Research Results to Participants

When is it appropriate to return individual research results to participants? What are the risks and benefits of the practice to research participants, the research enterprise, and society as a whole?

On Tuesday, July 10, 2018, 11am – 12:00pm ET, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will...

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BILAT US 4.0 Webinar Week

Date: 25 June 2018 through 28 June 2018
Location: Webinar

Organized by BILAT US 4.0, the Horizon 2020 Webinar Week targets the American research and innovation community and their partners in Europe, providing an overview of key research and innovation areas under the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme during the 2019 funding cycle:

  • Health
  • Nanotechnology, advanced materials, biotechnology, advanced manufacturing and...
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Policy Update: Cost Transfer Policy

We wanted to take a moment to highlight the upcoming changes to the Cost Transfer Policy and Procedures. Please see below for more information on these changes and available information sessions that will be offered in the Cambridge area.

Cost Transfer Policy Updates and Upcoming Information Session

The Operations and Policy Committee (OPC) recently completed reviewing and updating the Cost Transfer Policy and Procedures. The following documents have been updated and can be located on the...

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June 6th Event: Transatlantic Research Cooperation to Treasure and Protect the Atlantic Ocean

Date: 6 June 2018, 10am-2:30pm
Location: Woodrow Wilson Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004

On 6th June 2018, a celebratory event entitled “Transatlantic Research Cooperation to Treasure and Protect the Atlantic Ocean” will be held in the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Celebrating 20 years of the EU-US Science and Technology Agreement and 5 years of EU-US marine research cooperation, this event brings together European and US representatives of industry, science and policy to identify the best ways for science to help us treasure...

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GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Information Session

On May 26, 2018, a new law in the European Union (EU) went into effect with the purpose of protecting data privacy. The law, entitled General Data Protection Regulation, is commonly referred to as GDPR.

Harvard has been preparing for the implementation of this legislation and is offering an overview for the research community of what is covered by this regulation, the impacts, and implementation plans. The session will be presented by Mark Barnes and David Peloquin of Ropes & Gray.

The University Wide Research Administrators Session will be:

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