The University of Mississippi will host a Health Careers Event to educate current and future students about diverse health-related academic programs and occupations of importance to Mississippi's communities and economy. The event will feature a number of 60-second talks on UM and UMMC academic programs, state and regional health-related occupations, and personal perspectives of UM/UMMC graduates working in these occupations.
Dr. Prashant K. Sharma, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands, will present a lecture on the "Bio-Material Interface, Implant and Prosthesis Failure"
The ORAU University Partnerships Office is pleased to provide the information below regarding a program available to all institutions.
Proposals for beam time at Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s High Flux Isotope Reactor (HFIR) and Spallation Neutron Source (SNS) will be accepted via the web-based proposal system until NOONEASTERN TIME, Wednesday, March 6, 2013. This call is for experiments anticipated to run July through December 2013.
NSF Dear Colleague Letter - Implementing All Project Reporting in Research.gov
Date: January 10, 2013
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is currently planning to implement a significant change in the way Principal Investigators (PIs) (and co-PIs) report on their NSF-funded projects. Beginning on March 18, 2013, PIs will be required to submit their annual, final and interim project reports in Research.gov, NSF’s modernization of FastLane.
Interested in a summer appointment? Consider the Visiting Faculty Program (VFP) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)! They are now accepting application for the 2013 Summer Program. The deadline to apply is January 10, 2013 . Apply online at http://science.energy.gov/wdts/vfp/how-to-apply/
Speakers: Dr. Maxine Harper and Mr. Joey Rutherford
Date: Monday, November 5 Time: Noon – 1:00 PM Place:Butler Auditorium, in the Triplett Alumni Center, University of Mississippi, Oxford Campus For: UM Faculty and Researchers proposing or conducting projects with educational components
Speaker: Dr. Jack Wells Date: Thursday, October 25 Time: Noon – 1:00 PM Place:Butler Auditorium, in the Triplett Alumni Center, University of Mississippi, Oxford Campus For: UM Faculty, Staff, Graduate Students, Honors College Students, Provost Scholars, and STEM Living Learning Community Residents*
Program: The Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP), provides an opportunity for students to participate in research at a Department of Navy (DoN) laboratory during the summer. The goals of the NREIP are to encourage participating students to pursue science and engineering careers, to further education via mentoring by laboratory personnel and their participation in research, and to make them aware of Navy research and technology efforts, which can lead to employment within the Navy.