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Office of Research Career Development (RCD)

Overview

The Research Career Development Program (RCD) offers workshops, classes and seminars in subjects that are critical to an academic research career, including Grant Writing, Publishing Your Research and Identifying Funding Sources for Your Research. In addition, we offer symposia in Scientific Leadership & Professional Development.

In addition to the workshops and services that are currently offered, several new workshops are being developed.

Please check back with this website frequently to see announcements of these new training opportunities. RCD also co-sponsors events with the Office of Postdoctoral Scholars.

Upcoming Events

29Jun
9:00 AM | 685 W. Baltimore Street, MSTF Building, Room 316 The purpose of this session is to identify and discuss some essential considerations in determining "readiness" to submit an R01.
7Jul
9:00 AM | 685 W. Baltimore Street, MSTF Building, Room 316 This session will provide tools for identifying short/long term research & career goals, and identify resources/strategies that can help investigators achieve research success & maintain morale.
25Jul
10:00 AM | 621 W. Lombard Street, SMC Campus Center, Room 351 This seminar will focus on grantsmanship and funding opportunities offered by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
26Jul
9:00 AM | 621 W. Lombard Street, SMC Campus Center, Room 210 This session will provide an overview of the grant programs offered by the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund for human stem cell research in Maryland.
1Aug
9:00 AM | 685 W. Baltimore Street, MSTF Building, 3rd Floor, Room 316 This session will provide an overview of the Passano Foundation Clinician-Investigator Award for Career Development at the UMSOM, including tips for applying, to potential candidates.

Associate Dean

Wendy Sanders, MA