NSF Implements NIH’s SciENcv as the Approved Format for Proposal-Related Biographical Sketches

Beginning with the advent of the new Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG), set to launch January 2020, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will only accept biographical sketches that adhere to the new NIH-approved SciENcv format.

Martin Huarte-Espinosa Named Associate Director of the HPE Data Science Institute 

The Division of Research is happy to announce the appointment of Martin Huarte-Espinosa to associate director of the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Data Science Institute effective November 25.

Study on Deadline Stress of Faculty: Call for Participation

The UH Computational Physiology Laboratory (CPL) conducts a study about deadline stress in academic environments. A call is open for participants: all ranks of tenure-track faculty who will work on a major proposal or paper this academic year.

HEALTH : A Call to Action | Registration is now OPEN

HEALTH: A Call to Action | Registration is now OPEN!

Bauer College Appoints Inaugural Associate Dean of Research

C. T. Bauer College of Business Marketing Professor Vanessa Patrick has been named the inaugural Associate Dean of Research at Bauer.

CACDS receives new name and strategic direction

The Division of Research is happy to announce the rename of CACDS (Core Facility for Advanced Computing and Data Science) to RCDC (Research Computing Data Core).

XSEDE HPC Workshops MPI

HPE Data Science Institute will host a two day, XSEDE workshop to give C and Fortran programmers a hands-on introduction to MPI programming.

Data Science Minor | Available Fall 2019

The purpose of the data science minor is to infuse computational thinking into every discipline, going beyond technical skills, and using data science as a way to provide students with the knowledge of data analysis, critical thinking, and analytical solutions design.

The Health Research Institute launches new website

The Division of Research is thrilled to announce the launch of the Health Research Institute (HRI) website.

UH Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Mission

UH Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of NASA's Historic Apollo 11 Moon Mission

HPE DSI presents: Big Data Analytics & Machine Learning

HPE Data Science Institute will host a two day, hands-on XSEDE workshop to introduce scalable data analytics and machine learning using Hadoop, Spark and TensorFlow. There are NO prerequisites, although some familiarity with Python is helpful. 

NSF-approved Biographical Sketch Format

Please be advised that the National Science Foundation (NSF) has designated the National Institutes of Health’s SciENcv (Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae) as an NSF-approved format for submission of biographical sketch(es) and is encouraging its use to prepare a biographical sketch for inclusion in proposals to NSF.

AAALAC Accreditation

Following a two-day site visit in March, the Division of Research is pleased to announce that the animal research program at the University of Houston has received continued accreditation through AAALAC International.

Tour the Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at UT Austin

Center for Carbon Management in Energy (CCME) - Monetization of Carbon Symposium

2019 CACDS Summer Training Courses

Borders, Trade, and Immigration Institute: 2019 Annual Meeting

The BTI Institute team invites you to attend the 2019 Annual Meeting, Wednesday, June 26, 2019. We are gathering key stakeholders to discuss ongoing and proposed solutions to identified opportunities within U.S. Customs and Border Protection mission space.

HRI Health Fair

Representatives from the HEALTH Research Institute will be at this community fair designed to heighten awareness of all of the resources available to the Third Ward community and surrounding area.

HPC/AI Convergence, Workload Matters

In the era of convergence of HPC with AI, capturing and understanding your work load is critical to getting the most from the hardware you have or the hardware you will acquire.

HPE Data Science Institute: Town hall meeting #2

This town hall will inform the research community about the four broad areas the HPE DSI will engage in and to seek your feedback: Public-private sector engagements, research, education and core facility.

Sponsored Project Reporting Requirements on Harassment and Sexual Assault

The University of Houston is required to report any findings/determinations of sexual harassment, other forms of harassment, or sexual assault to sponsoring agencies that have incorporated this requisite in their award terms and conditions.

HPE Data Science Institute: Town hall meeting

This town hall will inform the research community about the four broad areas the HPE DSI will engage in and to seek your feedback: Public-private sector engagements, research, education and core facility.

Study on Deadline Stress of Faculty Call for Participation

The Computational Physiology Laboratory (CPL) at the University of Houston conducts a study about deadline stress in academic environments. For this study, CPL looks to recruit volunteer participants among the faculty population of the University of Houston – Main Campus.

BTI Research Opportunity - Application Deadline for RFP 19-01 Submission Date Extended to May 10

The Borders, Trade, and Immigration Institute, a Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence led by the University of Houston, announces a competitive research opportunity related to the Conference on Prosperity and Security in Central America.

HPE Data Science Institute training: Hands-on demo on high performance 3D Data Visualization using ParaView

ParaView is an open-source, multi-platform data analysis and visualization application. ParaView users can quickly build visualizations to analyze their data using qualitative and quantitative techniques.

Asghar Memorial Undergraduate Research Fellowship

The Asghar Memorial Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship (AMUSRF) program funds 1-2 full-time undergraduate students with little or no laboratory research experience. Application deadline is Friday, April 15.

Data Science and You: Ethics

Hewlett Packard Data Science Institute and the Hobby School of Public Affairs presents... Data Science and You: Ethics in Data Science

SDSC's Annual High Performance Computing and Data Science Summer Institute

This annual week-long workshop focuses on a broad spectrum of introductory-to-intermediate topics in High-Performance Computing (HPC) and Data Science.

ResearchMatch

Is your team looking for human research subjects? DOR is now a member institution of ResearchMatch

NSF Audit

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Office of Inspector General (OIG) will be conducting an audit of the University of Houston’s NSF awards.

Experience the Power of the Cloud in 7 Sessions

MHSRS Call for Abstracts

The Military Health System Research Symposium (MHSRS) is accepting abstract submissions for the 2019 MHSRS meeting. The deadline for papers is Friday, March 15.

Call for Submission: Concept Papers, Round 2

A call for submissions is now open for concept papers to identify and execute strategic projects aligned with UH's Research Thrusts. The deadline for papers is Friday, March 8.

Seed Grant Resubmission

An issue has been identified with the High Priority Area Research Seed Grants submission process. If you submitted an application for a seed grant, please resubmit your proposal by Monday, February 18 at 5 p.m.

IDC Rate for Clinical Trials

The Division of Research is pleased to announce the approval of a new indirect cost rate for clinical trials. The rate of 31% will be applied to new studies beginning on or after February 1, 2019.

HPE Data Science Institute: Research Data Assessment Survey

The UH Research Data Storage Taskforce (Hewlett Packard Enterprise Data Science Institute, University Information Technology (UIT), and UH Libraries) has developed a survey to determine research data storage, preservation and access needs of faculty and staff on campus.

IRB Regulatory Changes

As you are likely aware, new human subjects regulations go into place for all new protocols submitted on or after Saturday, January 19, 2019.

Study on Deadline Stress of Academic Faculty – Call for Participation

The Computational Physiology Laboratory (CPL) at the University of Houston is conducting a study using NSF funding about deadline stress in academic environments. For this study, CPL looks to recruit volunteer participants among the faculty of the University of Houston – Main Campus.

The Current Impact of the Government Shutdown on UH

The impact of the government shutdown has been minimal on UH research. As the shutdown continues, there will be some impact to the grant submission and award process, which may delay funding.

U.S. Government Shutdown

Despite the U.S. government partial shutdown, university research and administration will continue as usual.

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