News for Researchers

Research News features information to enhance the success of our research, scholarship and creative activities. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Office of Research and Economic Development publishes the newsletter monthly to provide news about research, faculty resources, services, policies and procedures, accomplishments and coming events.

Accolades, February 2018

Posted March 4, 2018

Accolades are compiled from faculty and staff nominations, weekly Achievement columns published by University Communication, and college, center and departmental websites.

Register for April 10 IRB training session

Posted March 2, 2018

The university’s Institutional Review Board is hosting a Multi-site and Single IRB Training April 10. Registration is required, and lunch is provided.

US-Issued Patents, November 2017-January 2018

Posted March 2, 2018

The following list includes all U.S.-issued patents granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers from Nov. 1, 2017, to Jan. 31, 2018, as reported by NUtech Ventures.

April 5 workshops aimed at strengthening broader impacts plans

Posted March 1, 2018

Guiding University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty in developing strategic broader impacts plans for National Science Foundation proposals is the goal of two workshops and a working lunch on April 5. Registration is required by March 30.

NURAMP training program launches March 22

Posted March 1, 2018

March 22 is the start date for the spring 2018 NURAMP series, a comprehensive education program focused on research administration management. Detailed information, dates and registration information are available on the NURAMP website.

Top Awards from Public Sponsors, January 2018

Posted March 1, 2018

The following list of awards from public entities includes all arts and humanities grants of $10,000 or more and all other grants of $200,000 or more between Dec. 16, 2017, and Jan. 15, 2018, as reported through NUgrant, the university’s electronic research administration system.

Jewell’s Nebraska Lecture to highlight lessons from Cather’s life

Posted March 1, 2018

In his March 26 Nebraska Lecture, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Andrew Jewell will consider the characteristics that make writer Willa Cather a valuable and relevant figure in contemporary society. His presentation is 3:30 p.m. in the Nebraska Union auditorium, with a live webcast at

Zavala named assistant vice chancellor for research

Posted February 5, 2018

Becky Zavala became assistant vice chancellor for research Jan. 5. She assumes the role previously held by Mike Zeleny, who became chief of staff and associate to the chancellor.

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