Upcoming Workshops and Events

The Office of Research Services and Sponsored Programs

The workshop schedule will be updated late Spring/Summer 2018. If there is a specific workshop you would like for ORSSP to host, please contact Bruxanne Hein at bhein@georgiasouthern.edu.

Spring 2018

Meet the ORSSP
An overview of services, working with the Office of Research Services & Sponsored Programs, and a chance to ask the Office of Research Services & Sponsored Programs any questions.


Friday, March 23rd at 1 PM
Meet the Office of Research Integrity
Need to know information about the Institutional Review Board (IRB), the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), and working with the Office of Research Integrity.


Previous Workshops Held Throughout the Year:

Fall 2017

Thursday, September 28th

NSF Broader Impacts and Intellectual Merit

This session will discuss the requirements of crafting the broader impacts and intellectual merit statements required of NSF proposals, and will provide examples of those statements.

Thursday, October 26th

Data Management Plans

Many funding agencies and publishers now require that research data be made publicly available. We will discuss the basics of data management planning, sharing, and archiving, with emphasis on resources and supports available to all campus researchers (faculty and students) through the Zach S. Henderson Library.

Thursday, November 2nd

Basic Grant Information for Graduate Students

The ORSSP provides a wide variety of tools and resources to help Georgia Southern University’s research community find the right funding source for research, creative and other scholarly activities, including assistance to graduate students with finding funding opportunities, proposal review and approvals, and submission of grant proposals to funding agencies.

Thursday, November 16th

Working with the Institutional Review Board (IRB)

This presentation will provide the basic mechanics of working with the peer review committees required to conduct research with human subjects, animal subjects or specialized biological agents.

Last updated: 2/5/2018

Office of Research Services and Sponsored Programs • PO Box 8005 • Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-6545 • research@georgiasouthern.edu