This free online course will give participants an overview of the NIH grant submission process. The NIH offers a range of different funding mechanisms and this course will cover general principles related to NIH grant writing, but there is a particular focus on the R01 and K series of mentored career development grants. Participants will learn from researchers who have successfully applied for NIH funding and from researchers who have served on study sections. Course topics include:
Scientists from industry (including Facebook, Google, Amazon, & more) will discuss transitioning from academia to data science, in informal panel moderated by members of the Physics Department’s Research Scholar Advisory Committee.