University Research Services

University Research Services
University Research Services

Research Development Day 2018

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University Research Services, in collaboration with the Office of Partnerships and Innovation, is excited to announce the first Queen's University Research Development Day (RDD) to be held on Thursday, May 3, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

This event is open to all faculty members, and will feature four panel sessions of interest to a diverse cohort of faculty members. Topics include research strategies, research impact, and partnerships.

REGISTER NOW! (NetID login required). In order to ensure we have sufficient space to accommodate participants for each session, registration is required (per session, or full day). If you do not have a NetID and would like to attend, please contact our RDD coordinator listed below.

You may also be interested in Data Day (May 2, 2018), which focuses on national initiatives and local services for managing, linking and promoting research data. See the Library website for more details.

Please come join the conversation!

Location:

1966 Reading Room, Douglas Library (top floor, north side of building facing Union Street).
 
University Research Services is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. Please contact us if you have any particular accessibility requirements and visit Accessibility at Douglas Library for event location information.
 

Program at a Glance:

8:30 – 9:00     Arrival – Coffee and Tea
9:00 – 9:10   Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:10 – 10:25 Session 1: A Research Plan for Funding Success
10:25 – 10:45 Coffee and Conversation (light snack provided)
10:45 – 12:00 Session 2: Dynamic Partnerships with Government and Non-Government Organizations
12:00 – 1:00 Break – Lunch Included
1:00 – 2:30   Session 3: Dynamic Partnerships with Industry
2:30 – 2:45 Coffee and Conversation (light snack provided)
2:45 – 4:15 Session 4: Tell Me Why This Matters - Enhancing Research Impact Through Effective Knowledge Translation
4:15 – 4:30 Wrap-up

Program Speaker Bios (PDF, 194 KB)

For further information about RDD, please contact our RDD conference coordinator Alexandra Pedersen, by email (alexandra.pedersen@queensu.ca ) or phone (613) 533-2000 ext. 79399.

RDD Organizers:

  • Kristina Arseneau, Research Projects Advisor, Canadian & International Health Sciences Programs
  • Kelly Cathcart, Research Projects Advisor, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
  • Diane Davies, Research Projects Advisor, Social Sciences, Humanities and International Grant Programs
  • David Hyndman (OPI), Associate Director, Industry Partnerships
  • Hakan Karatas, Research Projects Advisor, Faculty of Arts and Science
  • Adrian Kelly, Research Projects Advisor, Faculty of Arts and Science
  • Vera Kettnaker, Research Projects Advisor, Natural Sciences and Engineering Grant Programs, ERA, NSF
  • Rebecca Kinsella, Research Projects Advisor, CFI, ORF, CRC
  • Mayron Moorhead, Research Projects Advisor, CFI, ORF, CRC
  • Hollie O'Dette-Hoiles, Department Coordinator, Institutional
  • Alexandra Pedersen, Research Program Coordinator
  • Jennifer Robinson. Research Projects Advisor, Faculty of Health Sciences Canadian & International Health Sciences Programs
  • Karen Samis, RDD Chair and Assistant Director, Grants and International