Faculty Workshops - Research

Tue February 09

Grantsmanship Lunch and Learn: Funding for Early Career Faculty

UTSA Research

Liana Ryan

Senior Grant Development Coordinator, College of Engineering

Mary Helen Mays

Senior Grant Development Coordinator, College of Sciences

12 - 1:30 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.22   |  Assembly Room   |  Main Campus

This peer learning opportunity will provide an overview of funding opportunities and tips for early career investigators, as well as information about resources available at UTSA that support research and scholarly activity. Please bring your own lunch. Drinks and dessert will be provided.

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Thu February 11

Planning the Evaluation of Sponsored Research Projects: Data Collection & Participatory Eval Methods

UTSA Research

Dr. Kurt Steuck

Senior Researcher, Steuck & Associates

Dr. Steuck has served as an external evaluator on six UTSA projects. He is experienced in qualitative evaluations (e.g., surveys, interviews, focus groups) and in quantitative evaluations involving large data sets using statistical analysis software.

After receiving his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Educational Psychology, Dr. Steuck taught and conducted research at Trinity University as a Visiting Assistant Professor. He then worked for nearly 15 years in the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) applying principles of educational psychology and artificial intelligence to the design, development, evaluation, and technology transfer of intelligent tutoring systems.

After leaving federal service, Dr. Steuck worked in small to large information technology companies researching and developing training solutions and conducting evaluations of education projects. He served as lead evaluator in several of the 16 year-long evaluations of the FST intelligent tutoring systems involving up to 25 high schools across the nation.

9 - 11 a.m.   |  JPL 4.04.22   |  Assembly Room   |  Main Campus

Join us for this third and final workshop in a series to assist faculty with planning evaluations of sponsored research projects. Topics covered throughout the series will include creating evaluation plans, estimating the evaluation budget, and working with external evaluators—a requirement of many research and training grant solicitations.

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Thu February 11

Grantsmanship Lunch and Learn: Funding for Early Career Faculty

UTSA Research

Liana Ryan

Senior Grant Development Coordinator, College of Engineering

Mary Helen Mays

Senior Grant Development Coordinator, College of Sciences

12 - 1:30 p.m.   |  FS 4.450   |  Executive Conference Room   |  Downtown Campus

This peer learning opportunity will provide an overview of funding opportunities and tips for early career investigators, as well as information about resources available at UTSA that support research and scholarly activity. Please bring your own lunch. Drinks and dessert will be provided.

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Fri February 26

Enhancing Research through Public Policy

UTSA Research

Robert Tillyer

Associate Professor, Department of Criminal Justice
Associate Dean of Graduate Studies & Research

Dr. Tillyer's research interests include crime prevention, criminal events, criminal justice system decision making, and Victimization. He received his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati.

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.22   |  Assembly Room   |  Main Campus

Join us for a morning of brief presentations from various College of Public Policy faculty outlining research activities and highlighting areas of potential collaboration.

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Tue March 08

Grantsmanship Lunch and Learn: Proposal Budgeting—Beyond the Basics

UTSA Research

Amy Ossola-Phillips

Director, Research Service Center for Engineering

Jennifer Silver

Director, Research Service Center for Liberal & Fine Arts, Business and Honors College

12 - 1:30 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.22   |  Assembly Room   |  Main Campus

Facilitators will provide an overview of intermediate topics in proposal budgeting, including personnel costs, subawards, and cost sharing-. Q & A discussions to follow.

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Thu March 10

Grantsmanship Lunch and Learn: Proposal Budgeting—Beyond the Basics

UTSA Research

Amy Ossola-Phillips

Director, Research Service Center for Engineering

Jennifer Silver

Director, Research Service Center for Liberal & Fine Arts, Business and Honors College

12 - 1:30 p.m.   |  FS 4.450   |  Executive Conference Room   |  Downtown Campus

Facilitators will provide an overview of intermediate topics in proposal budgeting, including personnel costs, subawards, and cost sharing.  Q & A discussions to follow.

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