Update: Changes in the Office of Research, Enhancing the Institutional Review Board Experience
Just about 15 days ago, we implemented the 5-day rule as part of our ongoing efforts to enhance researcher service in the Office of Research. Now I want to share some changes coming to the Institutional Review Board (IRB), which falls under our division.
Dr. Liz Klonoff on 5-Day Rule
Last month I updated you on some of the changes that were occurring at the Office of Research as we realign some of our functions to provide better customer service to the university community, operate more effectively and march forward toward achieving our Collective Impact strategic goals.
New Human Resources Director Joins Office of Research
The Office of Research is pleased to announce the appointment of Bernice Lugo as our new Human Resources Director. She begins her duties on Monday, Feb. 12.
The Office of Research and Commercialization welcomes Dr. Elizabeth (Liz) Klonoff to UCF
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Liz joins us from San Diego State University and the University of California, San Diego. In her new position, she will be charged with advancing UCF’s reputation and impact as a 21st-century metropolitan research university by growing graduate enrollment, specifically for research-focused degrees, and elevating the scale and quality of its research.
New Sponsored Awards
The ORC will begin posting monthly lists of sponsored award recipients. A big shout-out to all UCF investigators who received sponsored awards in January! The list includes total expected amount of funding for each listed award. Congratulations to all!