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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 crucial 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

27Feb
9:00 AM | 685 W. Baltimore Street, MSTF Building, Room 316 This interactive workshop will assist postdocs in identifying non-NIH sources of funding for their research.
1Mar
1:00 PM | 655 W. Baltimore Street, Bressler Research Building, Room 14-007 This seminar will provide an overview of SOMâs corporate funding projects; how to identify traditional corporate funding opportunities from corporate sponsors and how to approach them, etc.
2Mar
9:00 AM | 685 W. Baltimore Street, MSTF Building, Room 316 This interactive workshop will assist faculty in identifying non-NIH sources of funding for their research.
8Mar
1:00 PM | 660 W. Redwood Street, Howard Hall, Room 224 This seminar will cover the basics of conducting human subjects research at UMB.
27Apr
9:00 AM | 660 W. Redwood Street, Howard Hall, Room 450 This seminar will introduce participants to the grant applications available through the VA, including eligibility requirements, tips for applying, and insights into the review process.

Associate Dean

Wendy Sanders, MA