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Highlighting Research Awards – July 2017

Tuesday, August, 15th, 2017 Award Highlights

Browse Highlights by Researcher Each month, the OVPR highlights the past month’s sponsored research funding awarded to Tufts’ investigators, including both a list of funded awards and one or more featured project abstracts. You can download the list of June’s awardees by clicking the button below. In July, Tufts researchers were awarded over 20 awards Read More

Department of Defense Young Faculty Award Proposers Day Webcast

Thursday, August, 10th, 2017 Events Opportunities

The Young Faculty Award webcast will give participants an opportunity to understand the objectives of an anticipated Research Announcement for the Young Faculty Award. This program provides funding, mentoring and industry and Department of Defense contacts to awardees who are early in their careers. Previous registrants from Tufts have found Proposers Day webinars very useful Read More

Travel Awards available for Human Immunity 2017

Friday, August, 4th, 2017 Opportunities

Travel awards for young researchers attending the Cell Symposia: Human Immunity, which will be held at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, located in Banff National Park in Canada this October. Recipients of travel awards will be selected from the attendees submitting abstracts for oral or poster presentations. The selection will be based on Read More

Save the Date – Fall DISC Symposium

Friday, August, 4th, 2017 Boston DISC Updates Events

Tufts seeks to develop a University-wide, interdisciplinary center dedicated to data-intensive research and pedagogy, studying the science of data and its uses in application domains that span the breadth of the university. Such a center will build on existing strengths at Tufts and provide a structure to help realize the promise of the Tufts T10 Read More

Update on Search for the DISC Director

Tuesday, August, 1st, 2017 DISC Updates

The search for a DISC Director has begun. To help the University make this ground-breaking hire, we have retained the services of the search firm Witt/Kieffer to assist in the search and vetting process. Manny Berger, Joyce DeLeo and their team visited campus the week of July 10th. During that time, they interviewed members of our community regarding the scope Read More

Important Safety Reminder to Keep our Researchers and Community Safe

Thursday, July, 27th, 2017 OVPR

Laboratories throughout Tufts often have reason to transport materials that may be hazardous in some way, such biohazardous, toxic, or radioactive. It is important for individuals to transport these materials in a way that contains the hazard within an appropriate transport container. When packaged correctly, hazardous materials can be safely carried through public spaces without Read More

Postdoc Coffee Hours in Boston and Medford

Friday, July, 21st, 2017 Events Postdoctoral

Hi postdocs! Please join us for coffee and snacks on either the Boston or Medford campus today at 4 pm. More info below! Thurs, Aug 3, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Please join the Tufts PDA in the Jaharis Cafe / Courtyard for Coffee and Ice Cream! Gianna Vroom, the Director of the Student Advisory Read More

DISC Updates on the OVPR website!

Wednesday, July, 19th, 2017 DISC Updates

The OVPR will use this page to broadcast periodic updates on the DISC Initiative at Tufts University. Please bookmark this page and check back often for updates!

NIH Pathways to Prevention Workshop — Poster Session

Wednesday, July, 19th, 2017 Opportunities

The workshop organizers are offering an opportunity for emerging researchers to exhibit their research in novel methods for evaluating natural experiments in obesity prevention and control. The ODP will award the top emerging researchers with travel awards based on the quality of their submitted abstract. For this activity, an emerging researcher is defined as a graduate Read More

Postdoctoral News on the OVPR website!

Tuesday, July, 18th, 2017 Postdoctoral

The OVPR will use this page to broadcast periodic news and event postings for postdoctoral students at Tufts University. Please bookmark this page and check back often for updates!