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Research Communications 

Read emails, announcements and updates from the office of the vice president for research to the campus research community. 

 

September 15, 2021

Announcing the Search for CMU’s Vice President for Research

June 21, 2021

Interim Leadership of the Office of the Vice President for Research

May 6, 2021

Retirement of Dr. J. Michael McQuade

December 11, 2020

Guidance for the Research Community in Response to Change in Campus Posture

November 23, 2020

New CMU Human Subject Research Guidelines

November 20, 2020

Research Considerations Related to Updated Commonwealth and County Guidance

August 20, 2020

Research considerations and information for the beginning of the academic year

August 7, 2020

Fifth Update: Returning research activity on-site in Pittsburgh

July 24, 2020

Fourth Update: Returning research activity on-site in Pittsburgh

July 17, 2020

A message to students currently approved for on-site research activities

July 16, 2020

A message to faculty and staff currently approved for on-site research activities

July 9, 2020

Third update on returning research activity on-site in Pittsburgh

June 25, 2020

Second update on returning research activity on-site in Pittsburgh

June 22, 2020

CMU’s continued commitment to our international community

June 11, 2020

Update on returning research activity on-site in Pittsburgh

May 22, 2020

Strategy to return research activity in CMU Pittsburgh facilities

April 21, 2020

Export Control Guidance for Remote Work

April 16, 2020

Remote research operations extended through at least end of May

April 15, 2020

OVPR – Research Operations staffing updates

April 10, 2020

Update on Research Activities during COVID-19

March 30, 2020

Final opportunity to donate excess PPE

March 21, 2020

Updates for CMU researchers: PPE Donations, 3D printing and more

Updated: April 8, 2020

Guidance for Human Subject Research (HSR) Payment for Remote Research Operations

March 20, 2020

A message from Michael McQuade to the CMU research community

March 19, 2020

Details About Transition to Remote Research and Teaching Operations

Last Updated: March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Funding and Research Challenge Opportunities

March 16, 2020

Updated Directives and Reminders from OVPR Re: COVID-19

Updated: May 11, 2020

Guidance for Human Subject Research (HSR) regarding moving in-person research activities to online or remote activities due to the need for social distancing in response to COVID-19

March 13, 2020

Research Continuity and Preparedness for Coronavirus

Last Updated: March 16, 2020

Social Distancing Guidance for Researchers in Response to COVID-19

Last Updated: March 13, 2020

Pandemic Preparedness Guide for CMU Researchers

March 9, 2020

CMU Researcher preparedness for coronavirus – guidance and input on essential on-campus activities

Last Updated: March 19, 2020

Coronavirus Related Guidance from Government Agencies and Professional Societies

March 5, 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Allowability of Travel Cancellation Costs on Externally Sponsored Awards

April 1, 2019

New DoD Reporting Requirements for Grant Applications from Academic Institutions

February 12, 2019

Increasing Requirements for Disclosure of Foreign Affiliations by Federal Sponsors

January 11, 2019

Guidance on E-Verify during Partial Government Shutdown

January 5, 2019

Impact of Partial Government Shutdown

September 6, 2018

Recent Conversations and Messages Regarding Foreign Interests in US-based Research

August 14, 2018

Vice President for Research Announcement