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.

NURAMP training series launches Feb. 20

Posted February 13, 2019

The spring 2019 NURAMP series, a comprehensive education program focused on research administration management, launched Feb. 20. The in-person sessions, which cover a range of topics including proposal preparation and submission, award administration and proposal budget development, are scheduled for Wednesdays at 1 p.m. in Room 152 of the Paul Research Center, 2200 Vine St.


Watch webstream of Logan-Peters’ Nebraska Lecture

Posted February 12, 2019

The Nebraska Lecture with Kay Logan-Peters, “Building Nebraska U: The Saga of University Hall and the Origins of the Modern University” will be webcast Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. CST. View it here. This is a live webcast, and the feed will be inactive until the presentation begins. If you access the feed early, refresh your browser to view the webcast once it begins. The public lecture is at the Nebraska Champions Club, 707 Stadium Drive.


Wilhelm: Imagine a bold future for Nebraska research

Posted February 4, 2019

The N150 celebration, recognizing the founding of the University of Nebraska in 1869, is an opportunity to challenge ourselves in transformative ways.


Braithwaite unlocks secrets to awards success

Posted February 4, 2019

Since becoming department chair in 2011, Dawn O. Braithwaite has cultivated Nebraska’s Department of Communication Studies into an award-winning powerhouse, helping faculty win more than 40 research, teaching and service awards. The results stem from her commitment to developing a culture of awards celebration and developing high-quality nomination packages.


Register soon for Feb. 28 NSF CAREER workshop

Posted February 1, 2019

A Feb. 28 workshop aims to help pre-tenure faculty at the University of Nebraska prepare competitive proposals for the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development Program, or CAREER. Registration closes Feb. 21.


Research Council seeks nominations for 2020 Nebraska Lectures

Posted February 1, 2019

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Research Council is seeking nominations for faculty to present the Nebraska Lectures in fall and spring 2020. Nominations are due 5 p.m. March 11.


Top Awards from Public Sponsors, December 2018

Posted January 31, 2019

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 Nov. 16, 2018, and Dec. 15, 2018, as reported through NUgrant, the university’s electronic research administration system.


Accolades, January 2019

Posted January 31, 2019

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



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