Events Archive

Event Date: Oct 16, 2017
Event time: 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: UC Berkeley 221 Kroeber Hall (Gifford Room)

Destroying a Museum Archive: Sex, Racism, Image and Contemporary Archaeology

 

Speaker: Professor Doug Bailey (Department of Anthropology, San Francisco State University)

Time: Monday, Oct. 16th, 2pm-4pm (reception follows talk) 

Location: UC Berkeley, 221 Kroeber Hall (Gifford Room)

Event Date: Oct 11, 2017
Event time: 9:30 - 11:00 AM
Location: Faculty Commons (LIB 286)

Who? Faculty and Administrative Staff interested in learning about Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

What? Two hour training session broken into pre-award and post-award (i.e. before submitting the proposal and after getting the award)

When? Session 1: Wednesday October 11, 2017 from 9:30 to 11 am

Session 2:  Tuesday November 7 from 11 am to 1 pm

Where? Faculty Commons (LIB 286)

Event Date: Oct 04, 2017
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Oct 02, 2017
Event time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Location: LIB 221, SFSU

The presentation entitled “Mixed Effects Models instead of Repeated Measures and Nested Anova in R" which will describe how to utilize the R Statistics software with various repeated measures as well as nested data.  R is an open source software environment for statistical analysis and graphics.  Come learn how R has been successfully used for teaching and research purposes.

Come any time, early or late                   

Lunch Served

Event Date: Sep 20, 2017
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Jun 05, 2017 to Aug 18, 2017
Event time: varied
Location: TBD

More Detail

For more info, please contact:

Mickey Eliason
Assistant Dean for Faculty Development in Scholarship
Telephone:(415) 338-6946
Email: meliason@sfsu.edu

 

Event Date: Aug 02, 2017
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Jun 21, 2017
Event time: 1-3 PM
Location: UCSF Mission Bay

Greg Warr, PhD, a Permanent Program Director in the Division of Molecular & Cellular Biosciences (BIO/MCB) at NSF will give an overview of NSF programs relevant primarily to cell and molecular biology and share key strategic areas of current and future NSF funding focus. His presentation will be followed by a networking reception. Space is limited so be sure to register early. 

Event Date: Jun 21, 2017
Event time: 10- 11:30 AM
Location: San Francisco,CA
Event Date: Jun 14, 2017
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Jun 07, 2017
Event time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Jun 06, 2017
Event time: June 5 - 6, 2017
Location: Louisville, KY
Event Date: May 17, 2017
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: May 11, 2017
Event time: 11-4 PM, with a reception from 4-6PM
Location: The Seven Hills Conference Center

The Committee for Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity (URSCA) is hosting the first LCA Undergraduate Research Showcase on Thursday May 11, 11-4 PMwith a reception from 4-6PM at the Seven Hills Conference Center. Please join us to celebrate student projects from across the College, including posters, performances, and presentations.  Winners in each category will be announced at the reception, after which light refreshments will be served.
 

Event Date: May 03, 2017 to May 05, 2017
Event time: May 3-5, 2017
Location: New Orleans, LA
Event Date: May 01, 2017
Event time: April 24, 2017 12:00pm - 1:30pm EST, Chancellor’s Office May 1, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 p.m PT & May 4, 2017 5:00pm - 6:30pm EST
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Apr 12, 2017
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Apr 05, 2017
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Mar 13, 2017 to Mar 17, 2017
Event time: 1:10 pm to 2 pm
Location: Knuth Hall, SFSU Creative Arts Building

Dr. John-Carlos Perea, Associate Professor of American Indian Studies, will be giving the first performance of his ORSP funded musical composition/research project on Monday, March 13 at 1:10pm, Knuth Hall in the Creative Arts building. Admission Free and Open to the Public.

Event Date: Feb 17, 2017
Event time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am PT
Location: San Francisco Public Library
Event Date: Feb 14, 2017
Event time: 9 A.M. – 12:30 P.M
Location: ADM 201

CSU Office of the Chancellor for Research will live webcast a webinar for Faculty Proposal Development on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 9 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. The webinar is available to all faculty. 

Presented by Research, CSU Office of the Chancellor,  Dr. Ganesh Raman
Guest Speaker - Dr. Richard Ziegfeld
Two CSU Faculty Panels: Federal Grants Awarded and Selection Committees Served

Event Date: Feb 01, 2017
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Jan 19, 2017
Event time: Thursday, January 19, 2017 from 1pm-2:30pm EST.
Location: Webinar

The National Science Foundation is pleased to announce that it will offer a Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) Update Webinar  to the public on Thursday, January 19, 2017 from 1pm-2:30pm EST.
 

Event Date: Dec 09, 2016
Event time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m
Location: Congresswoman Pelosi’s Office

This workshop will provide an overview of how to draft a standard project proposal, including: the basic elements of a proposal, the “do’s” and “don’ts” of writing and submitting a proposal, and different ways to follow-up. Additionally, the workshop will provide an overview of Grants.gov. 

 

WHAT:

Grants Workshop with Congresswoman Pelosi’s Office
 

Event Date: Dec 07, 2016
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Library 222

Contemporary Issues in LGBTQ Research/Practice.  

Join the president of Division 44 (Society for the Psychological Study of LGBT Issues) of the American Psychological Association, Kimberly Balsam, for a facilitated discussion of the current state of health and wellbeing of LGBTQ communities. December 7th from 2-3:30 in Library 222.

For questions, contact Mickey Eliason (meliason@sfsu.edu)

Event Date: Oct 31, 2016
Event time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PT
Location: Webinar

Representatives of nonprofit organizations and individual artists interested in learning how to apply to the Creative Work Fund for its 2017 cycle are invited to attend this informational session. The director of the Creative Work Fund will describe guidelines, the grantmaking process, and respond to questions from potential applicants.

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Event Date: Oct 26, 2016
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar

Learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants including:

  • Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations.
  • What do funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding.
  • How do you identify potential funders and make the first approach.

Read More

Event Date: Oct 25, 2016
Event time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm PT
Location: Webinar

Representatives of nonprofit organizations and individual artists interested in learning how to apply to the Creative Work Fund for its 2017 cycle are invited to attend this informational session. The director of the Creative Work Fund will describe guidelines, the grantmaking process, and respond to questions from potential applicants.

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Event Date: Sep 27, 2016
Event time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm PT
Location: Webinar

The Creative Work Fund invites artists and nonprofit organizations to create new art works through collaborations. It celebrates the role of artists as problem solvers and the making of art as a profound contribution to intellectual inquiry and to the strengthening of communities. Artists are encouraged to collaborate with nonprofit organizations of all kinds, stretching boundaries and forging new partnerships.

Event Date: Sep 12, 2016
Event time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PT
Location: Webinar

The Creative Work Fund invites artists and nonprofit organizations to create new art works through collaborations. It celebrates the role of artists as problem solvers and the making of art as a profound contribution to intellectual inquiry and to the strengthening of communities. Artists are encouraged to collaborate with nonprofit organizations of all kinds, stretching boundaries and forging new partnerships.

Event Date: Sep 01, 2016
Event time: 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm PT
Location: San Rafael, CA
 
 
Center for Volunteer and Nonprofit Leadership of Marin

65 Mitchell Blvd., Ste. 101

San Rafael, CA 94903

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Event Date: Aug 16, 2016
Event time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PT
Location: San Francsico , CA
 
Foundation Center-San Francisco
312 Sutter St.

San Francsico , CA 94108

Event Date: Aug 10, 2016
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar

You will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants including:

·         Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations.

·         What do funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding.

·         How do you identify potential funders and make the first approach.

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Event Date: Aug 03, 2016
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar

Corporate grant-makers are different from traditional foundations in many ways. This class provides a basic overview of:

·         The different types of corporate giving

·         What motivates corporations to give

·         How to find potential corporate partners

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Event Date: Jul 20, 2016
Event time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am PT
Location: Aptos, CA
Event Date: Jul 15, 2016

 

The Gerontology Program at SF State will host a site visit and local learning opportunities for the 21st IAGG (International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics) World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics July 23-27, 2017. The current deadline for presenter abstractsis July 15, 2016, but the deadline may be extended.

 

Event Date: Jul 06, 2016
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar
Event Date: Jun 22, 2016
Event time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm PT
Location: San Francisco, CA
Event Date: Jun 14, 2016 to Jun 16, 2016
Event time: 09:00 AM PT
Location: Foundation Center - San Francisco, CA

This three-day immersion course focuses on the essential knowledge and skills fundraisers need to become effective proposal writers: using a program/project logic model to craft the proposal narrative, researching foundation funding sources, planning your approach to institutional grantmakers, understanding the components of a project budget, and writing sections of the proposal and letter of inquiry. 

Topics covered:

Event Date: Jun 06, 2016
Event time: 9:30 am – 11 am
Location: California State University, Long Beach

CSULB is hosting a research grant information workshop w/ Dr. Kellina Crig-Henderson, Deputy Assistant Director, Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences of the NSF. Topics will include an overview of NSF funding opportunities with emphasis on SBE sciences as well as NSF-wide programs to support research for career investigators, post docs, graduate and undergrad students.

Event Date: Jun 04, 2016 to Jun 05, 2016
Location: HUM 133

The ninth International Conference on Practical Linguistics of Japanese (ICPLJ9): Japanese Textbook Workshops will be held June 4-5, in the Humanities Auditorium (HUM 133).

Register online for the event. The conference program can also be downloaded from the site by following the "View the Schedule" link toward the bottom.

Event Date: May 26, 2016
Event time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm PT
Location: Foundation Center San Francisco

This workshop reviews the basics of using census data in grant proposal writing. Learn where to locate census demographics to help build an effective case for project funding. Some of the topics covered are navigating the American Fact Finder website tool, Census products and data sets for finding the best information for your grant. You will learn about the surveys that can help you obtain community level detail; American Community Survey, Population Estimates Program and others.

Event Date: May 25, 2016
Event time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm PT
Location: Foundation Center San Francisco

You will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants including:

  • Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations.
  • What do funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding.
  • How do you identify potential funders and make the first approach
     

Read More

Event Date: May 18, 2016
Event time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Location: Webinar

NSF’s Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences Directorate (SBE) wants to spread the word about its programs, the research it funds, and the process of applying for an award. SBE’s outreach is particularly focused on Minority Serving Institutions. Events so far have included a February presentation at Tennessee State University, attended by representatives from eight schools, which included a mock merit review panel to show participants how NSF evaluates award proposals. Earlier this month, Trinity University hosted a similar event, featuring 13 staff members representing all three of SBE’s divisions, and attended by 12 schools.

Event Date: May 18, 2016
Event time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET
Location: Webinar

This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.  It will include:

  • The basic elements of a proposal
  • The “do’s” and “don’ts” of writing and submitting a proposal
  • How to follow up whether the answer is yes or no
     

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Event Date: May 11, 2016 to May 13, 2016
Location: Baltimore, Maryland

The dates for the 2016 NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration in Baltimore, Maryland are set.  Mark your calendar for May 11-13, 2016 to be a part of this highly anticipated and unique opportunity to learn more about the NIH grants process and the latest policy news directly from NIH & HHS experts.

Event Date: Feb 12, 2016 to May 04, 2016
Location: LIB 242

Join ORSP for our “Write an NSF Grant Proposal” or “Write an NIH Grant Proposal” workshop this semester. Contact Jessica (jmankus@sfsu.edu) by Feb. 5, 2016 if interested.

Event Date: Jan 20, 2016 to Mar 09, 2016
Event time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The NEA has scheduled webinars covering the basics of the Art Works and Challenge America funding categories, how to apply to the NEA, how to select work samples, and how to prepare a strong application. After each presentation, there will be time for Q&A with NEA staff. The schedule below indicates Pacific Standard Time. To join any of the webinars, go to the webinar section of arts.gov.

Event Date: Feb 23, 2016 to Feb 24, 2016
Location: Larkspur, CA

Central Marin Police Authority and Grant Writing USA will present a two-day grants workshop in Larkspur, February 23-24, 2016.  This training is for grant seekers across all disciplines.  Attend this class and you'll learn how to find grants and write winning grant proposals.

Event Date: Jan 22, 2016
Event time: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Pasadena, California

The National Science Foundation (NSF) and Pasadena City College (PCC) are pleased to invite you to participate in our upcoming NSF Day to be held on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016 to be held on the PCC campus in Pasadena, California.

NSF Days provide basic insight and instruction on how to compete for NSF funding for science, engineering and education research. This day-long workshop will provide background on the Foundation, its mission, priorities, and budget.

Event Date: Dec 15, 2015 to Dec 17, 2015
Event time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: San Francisco, CA

This three-day immersion course focuses on the essential knowledge and skills grantseekers need to become effective proposal writers. Attendees will become familiar with the key components of a competitive grant proposal and a well-organized budget, and develop a targeted list of foundation funding prospects. The first two days are devoted to proposal writing exercises, peer review exchanges, and creating sample budgets. On the third day, you’ll do actual foundation research and participate in a mock proposal review process that will help you understand the proposal from a grantmaker’s perspective.

Event Date: Nov 17, 2015
Event time: 8:00 AM

The Division of Integrative Organismal Systems (IOS) in the Directorate for Biological Sciences at the National Science Foundation will host a live webinar on the recently published revision to the IOS Core Programs solicitation (NSF 16-505) on Tuesday, November 17 at 8:00 AM Pacific time.

Event Date: Nov 05, 2015 to Nov 06, 2015
Event time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The NIH Center for Scientific Review (CSR) is hosting two webinars designed to give participants useful insights into NIH's application submission and peer review process. All of the webinars will run from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. PST, including a 30 minute Q&A period.

Event Date: Oct 06, 2015 to Nov 05, 2015

 

The Office of Minority Health Resource Center is pleased to present a new webinar series designed for community-based, faith-based and other organizations that want to learn the basics of creating successful federal grant applications.

 

Event Date: Nov 02, 2015 to Nov 03, 2015
Location: Arlington, Virginia

The first National Science Foundation Grants Conference of the fiscal year will be held in Arlington, Virginia on November 2-3, 2015, and hosted by Georgetown University.
 
Key representatives from the National Science Foundation (NSF), as well as your colleagues—faculty, researchers, and grant administrators—representing colleges and universities from across the U.S. will participate.

 

Event Date: Oct 23, 2015
Event time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The NSF recently added Ideas Labs to its official list of funding mechanisms. But what is an Ideas Lab, and is it something your should be encouraging your faculty to attend?

Event Date: Oct 14, 2015 to Oct 16, 2015
Location: San Diego, California

The NIH Regional Seminar offers a comprehensive program for the NIH extramural community about the NIH grants process and related policies, including such topics as Fundamentals of the NIH, compliance, peer review, grant writing for success, pre-award and post-award issues for administrators and investigators, animal and human subject research, and how to interact electronically with NIH.

Event Date: Sep 09, 2015
Event time: 3:00 PM
Location: Webinar

As the federal agency of record on arts research, the National Endowment for the Arts is doing its part to invest in new arts research with the latest Research: Art Works grant funding opportunity. This program supports research for projects that investigate the value and impact of the arts on individuals and communities. Prospective applicants can learn about the grant process at an upcoming NEA grant guidelines webinar on September 9, 2015 at 3:00 PM ET. Register in advance. An archive of the webinar will be available on the NEA's website in the webinar section shortly after the event. The deadline for submitting an application is October 20, 2015.

Event Date: Sep 03, 2015
Location: San Jose, CA

The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) has issued a new Program Announcement for Bridges to Stem Cell Research and Therapy ("Bridges 2.0") grants. The agency set aside $45 million for up to 15 grants to Bridges 2.0 training programs. Applicants do not need to have won prior Bridges grants from CIRM. Proposals are due October 1, 2015. CSUPERB will organize two proposal writing workshops; one in the Los Angeles area at Cal Poly Pomona’s Kellogg West Conference Center on Thursday, August 27, 2015 and one in the San Jose area (exact location to be confirmed) on Thursday, September 3, 2015 for interested campus teams.

Event Date: Jul 07, 2015 to Jul 09, 2015
Location: CSU Long Beach

This workshop, which is subsidized, is open to both CSU faculty and students. Participants will use cutting edge mass-spectrometry based techniques to undertake protein identification and study protein-protein interactions, post translational modifications and quantitative proteomics.
 

Event Date: Jun 09, 2015
Event time: 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Library Events Room 121

The campus community is invited once again this year to ORSP's Research Roundup of presentations by faculty who received an ORSP small grant last year for research and creative projects. It’s always a fascinating afternoon of projects ranging from documentary films to ecology and biology – and beyond.

Event Date: Jun 03, 2015 to Jun 07, 2015
Location: SF State University

The Art and Science of Contemplative Practice

How can contemplative practices and rigorous scientific studies best inform each other for a greater common good? Internationally recognized scholars and contemplatives will explore this issue in a multi-disciplinary conference.

More information

Event Date: Jun 01, 2015 to Jun 02, 2015
Event time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Faculty Commons, LIB 286

Make this a summer of writing! Start with a 2-day facilitated writing retreat, followed by summer-long team and facilitator check-in sessions and  peer exchange. Writing retreats are a great way to get started on projects. Ongoing peer support and critique will keep you engaged in the process over time. Full day retreat sessions on June 1 and 2, check-ins through July and August, with wrap up presentations on August 19.
Space is limited. Please pre-register here

 

Event Date: May 04, 2015
Event time: Noon to 2 p.m.
Location: LIB 286

SAS Academic Ambassador and UC San Diego Lecturer Julian Parris will provide a two-part introduction to visualizing and analyzing data using JMP statistical software (published by SAS) on Monday, May 4, from noon to 2 p.m. in LIB 286. Lunch will be provided. The first hour of the presentation will guide participants through the basics of the JMP statistical platform with an emphasis on crafting effective visualizations to tell the story in the data. The second hour of the session will introduce more advanced visualization, analysis and modeling platforms in JMP with a discussion of best practices in research and teaching. RSVP to jpaez@sfsu.edu Anyone planning to drop in for part of the workshop should RSVP to Julie Paez at jpaez@sfsu.edu or ext. 5-3995. For more information, contact Richard Harvey at rharvey@sfsu.edu or ext. 8-3478.

Event Date: Apr 30, 2015
Event time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: LIB 121

The Marian Wright Edelman Institute and the Institute for Civic and Community Engagement (ICCE) will hold a town hall meeting about community service learning (CSL) related to children, youth and families.

Event Date: Apr 06, 2015
Event time: Noon-1pm
Location: LIB244

Presenter: Dr. Chris Bettinger, Dept. of Sociology, SF State University,

This Stat CORR Methodology and Multivariate Analysis (MAMA) presentation will introduce you to R and some useful add-ons like R Studio. Bring a laptop. We’ll start by playing around with R as a calculator and then move to show its strengths as a software environment. We’ll discuss its advantages over applications like SPSS and MS Excel, and show how it can be used in undergraduate classes without too much consternation.

Come any time, early or late

Lunch Served

Event Date: Apr 04, 2015
Event time: 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: Japanese Cultural & Community Center of Northern California, 1840 Sutter St., SF Japantown

Jon Funabiki, Professor of Journalism and Director of the Dilena Takeyama Center at SFSU will host an event on April 4th from 1-3pm in Japantown, on his project funded by the Sasakawa Peace Foundation.

Event Date: Mar 17, 2015
Event time: 11 a.m. - 12 Noon
Location: BH 229

Bring your laptop and in 15 minutes we will have you up and running on our database (“Pivot”) that will send you ongoing funding alerts by email.

Stay longer (optional) to explore some of Pivot’s additional features such as building targeted searches and saving, tracking, and sharing results.

Led by Paul Barrows, Funding Information Specialist, ORSP

Seating is limited - please register here

Event Date: Feb 05, 2015
Event time: 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location: San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport,1770 South Amphlett Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94402

Half-day seminar on "Data Visualization" to be offered on February 5 in San Mateo. Kaiser Fung, author of the book "Numbersense" will present the seminar. Kaiser Fung is a professional statistician whose blog, Junk Charts, pioneered the critical examination of data and graphics in the mass media. He is a fellow of the Royal Statistical Society and adjunct professor at New York University, where he teaches practical statistics.

More information and registration

Event Date: Jan 20, 2015 to Jan 21, 2015
Event time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: LIB 222

Make 2015 the year that writing gets easier!

Whether you're developing manuscripts for journal publication, research proposals, or book reviews, it can be hard to get started. Join with SFSU colleagues in a two-day workshop for faculty. We will provide:

  • Tools for overcoming writers’ block
  • Exercises for beginning a new project
  • On-site text consultation
  • Literature search expert and a statistician to facilitate data
Event Date: Sep 03, 2014 to Dec 10, 2014
Event time: 11:00-11:50am
Location: Burk Hall room 229

Social/MBB brownbag is a forum for graduate students and faculty to present and discuss research in all areas of social/personality psychology and mind, brain, and behavior (MBB) psychology. Meetings have two goals: (1) to create opportunities for graduate students and faculty to present and receive feedback on current or ongoing projects and (2) to pool our knowledge about statistics, methodology and theory and thereby expand our understandings beyond the work being conducted in individual labs.

More information: http://online.sfsu.edu/ctate2/brownbag.html

Event Date: Dec 01, 2014
Event time: Noon-1pm
Location: LIB 286

This Stat CORR Methodology and Multivariate Analysis (MAMA) presentation will feature presenter Richard Harvey, Department of Health Education and Holistic Health, SF State, who will introduce some approaches to grounded theory and qualitative data analysis.

Lunch Served
RSVP: tlsantos@sfsu.edu
Come any time, early or late
More Information: Richard Harvey, 338-3478 / rharvery@sfsu.edu or
Edward Connor 338-6997/ efc@sfsu.edu

Event Date: Sep 08, 2014 to Dec 01, 2014
Event time: noon - 1 p.m.
Location: Ethnic Studies and Psychology 503

The purpose of the Brown Bag is to have a time for SFSU developmental students and faculty to meet and discuss research, how to apply to Ph.D. programs, and hear the results of current masters' theses. Guest speakers from developmental and other related fields are invited to present. This is a time to get to know one another and make connections. These will be informal meetings so please feel free to bring a lunch!  Also, if you'd like to recommend a speaker, please contact Jeff Cookston at cookston@sfsu.edu

More information: http://developmentalpsych.sfsu.edu/brownbag

Event Date: Nov 20, 2014
Event time: 11:00-4:00pm
Location: Hyatt - Fisherman's Wharf - 555 North Point Street - San Francisco, CA 94133

Join Qualtrics at the Hyatt at Fisherman's Wharf for a fun day of trainings, break-out sessions, workshops, how-to's, fun, and food! This complimentary and unique event will offer you the chance to interact with Qualtrics employees and other researchers, and gain a deeper understanding on how Qualtrics can help maximize your research efforts. Trust us, you won’t want to miss out!

Click here to register

Event Date: Nov 03, 2014
Event time: Noon-1pm
Location: LIB 286

During this presentation entitled “An Introduction to R: R Commander, R Studio, and R Console " Edward F. Connor, Prof. of Biology, will introduce some easy ways to get started with statistical analysis in the R programming environment. Ed will present an overview of R and demonstrate three environments for using R.

Lunch Served. RSVP: Leticia Santos, 405-3995 / tlsantos@sfsu.edu

Event Date: Oct 06, 2014
Event time: Noon-1pm
Location: LIB 286

This presentation by Andrew Roderick and Jonathan Forester will describe how to access and use software packages such as SPSS, AMOS, SAS, Minitab, ArcGIS, and Mathematica without installing all of these packages on your computer. It will also show how students in your classes can access some of these software packages. Suggestions for improvement of this gateway will be welcomed as will suggestions for other software to make available via this gateway.

Come any time, early or late RSVP: tlsantos@sfsu.edu Lunch Served

Event Date: Sep 09, 2013 to Jun 11, 2014

This year-long course for faculty included lectures, interactive workshops, online resource materials, brown bags, visiting scholars with expertise ranging from community-based research, to conceptual development such as how best to develop testable hypotheses. There was also an intensive summer institute in June, 2014 for a cohort of faculty.

Course archive

Event Date: Jun 10, 2014
Event time: 12:30pm - 5pm
Location: LIB 121 (Events Room)

The campus community is invited once again this year to ORSP's Research Roundup of presentations by faculty who received an ORSP small grant last year for research and creative projects.

Research Roundup presentations

Event Date: Jan 23, 2014
Location: Library

The 2014 Faculty Retreat included faculty affinity group meetings, a panel discussion on managing collaborations, a poster session presenting faculty scholarship, "Campus Arts and Lectures" at which faculty spoke about their creative works, and a book author reception.

More information and event slideshow

Event Date: Jun 05, 2013 to Jun 07, 2013

Writer's block got you down? Join your colleagues from across the university on June 5, 6 and 7 for an intensive two-and-a-half day working session, for faculty who are in the process of writing manuscripts for journal publication.

Event Date: Jun 04, 2013
Event time: 12:30pm – 5pm
Location: Library Events Room 121

ORSP invites the SF State campus to attend a research, scholarly and creative works symposium presented by faculty from last year's (2012) ORSP small grant and methodology awards competition.

Event Date: Jan 23, 2013 to Jan 24, 2013

The Faculty Research and Creative Activities Retreat 2013 on January 23rd and 24th is now history. The Retreat was meant to build skills, gather and build collaborations, recognize faculty achievements and learn about new developments at other universities. Over 300 faculty participants attended 22 affinity groups and ten professional development workshops. SF State faculty were recognized in 94 featured works including posters and books, and for 80 awarded grants. As well, the Fostering Students as Innovators panel drew a standing room only crowd, as did the provocative and exciting keynote lecture by Londa Schiebinger.

2013 Faculty Retreat website

Event Date: May 21, 2012 to May 22, 2012

The open-source software package R is a comprehensive platform for performing statistical analyses.

Streaming video of this workshop is available through iLearn. Please contact Jeff Cookston, Associate Professor of Psychology (cookston@sfsu.edu) for access.

Event Date: Jan 19, 2012
  • Powerful Project Summaries/Abstracts
  • Persuasive Budget Justifications

Focusing on the components identified in the workshop titles, the sessions also emphasized key elements of grantsmanship to help participants strengthen their overall proposal writing skills. Mandatory Data Management/Sharing plans were also discussed.

Event Date: Aug 04, 2010

As rules, regulations and norms change and shift, many universities consider it an important investment to keep faculty and IRB Members well informed about human research volunteer protections. Toward this end, ORSP hosted a 2-hour workshop led by Tom Bechert, a nationally recognized consultant.

Event Date: Mar 19, 2010

Presentation slides are available, in order of original presentation.

Event Date: Mar 02, 2010

ORSP in collaboration with the CSU Chancellor's office presented the workshop: "How to Do Business With Business:  A workshop on faculty partnerships with industry."

Streaming video of the workshop is available for viewing on CSU campus computers.

Event Date: Apr 09, 2009

Video (NOTE: sound quality clears up after 5 minutes into the video)

Event Date: Mar 06, 2009
Location: Romberg Tiburon Center

On Friday March 6, 2009, ORSP hosted a research and creative activities retreat at the Romberg Tiburon Center. The aim of the retreat was to identify and cluster faculty into thematic areas of interest, with a more concrete goal of developing new interdisciplinary centers/institutes/research groups.

2009 Faculty Retreat Slideshow