Research Administration and Development


At the Faculty Senate Banquet on April 27th, 2012, Professor of Criminology Piers Beirne was announced as the recipient of the annual Provost's Research Fellowship for the 2012-2013 academic year. He is only the third USM faculty member to receive this prestigious award.
A committee of representatives from each of the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) departments, have developed a policy and set of procedures for the maintenance of core research equipment at USM. This process is designed to increase the transparency and equity of the use of Maine Economic Improvement Funds (MEIF) for maintaining equipment. This is a call for proposals to participate in the Core Equipment Competitive Process.
Research Administration and Development is offering a faculty professional development workshop in grant writing. The workshop is comprised of three, 3-hour sessions. Dr. Terry Shehata, Coordinator for Institutional and Research Grants Development, and Larry Waxler, Director of the Office of Sponsored Programs, will conduct the workshop.
Dr. John Wright, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, is pleased to announce that Professor Samantha Langley-Turnbaugh has been reappointed to the position of Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs for Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity for two additional years effective January 1, 2012 through December 31, 2013.
The Office of Research Administration and Development is delighted to present the first issue of USM's magazine for research and scholarly activity. Through their research, scholarship, and creative activity USM's faculty create new knowledge, expand our perspectives, and improve lives. The magazine is intended to be an annual publication, a forum to share and celebrate our progress and successes.


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