Running a successful core facility requires scientific expertise as well as skill in business planning, marketing, communication, and team management. To provide a forum for core staff and administrators to discuss challenges specific to cores, the VP&S Office for Research has organized regular meetings to discuss commonly encountered issues.
Core staff and administrators are welcome to attend. Slides and other presentation materials are also provided for reference, but please feel free to contact the Office for Research with any questions.
Please register in advance for this meeting following the link: https://columbiacuimc.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0pcuCqpz0iHNUf7ioafwNFS3e7wweKyumb
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Every third Thursday of the month, 12-1pm
November 18, 2021: Working with External users
During this meeting we will discuss strategies to find external users and the workflow for projects with external users.
December 16, 2021: Self-Assessment: Tracking progress and efficiency of your core
During this meeting we will discuss how core directors can establish a self-assessment protocol for their core and how the data collected can help further improve the core efficiency and user satisfaction.
January 20, 2022: S10 Grants Application
During this meeting we will discuss the timeline and required materials for S10 applications.
February 17, 2022: Team Management & Conflict Resolution
March 17, 2022: Multi-year business planning
April 21, 2021: Pricing strategies
May 19, 2022: Rate Licensing: Updates and General Walkthrough
July 15, 2021: Updates: Core Facility Task Force Recommendations View Slides
February 18, 2021: Updates: S10 Grants, LaunchLabs, Credit Card Billing in iLab View Slides
May 11, 2020: iLab Features and Refresher Training. View Zoom webinar.
February 20, 2020: S10 Grants and User Survey Preview View slides
January 31, 2020: Alexandria LaunchLabs
December 11, 2019: Cores and External Users View slides
August 19, 2019: Kickoff: Shared Resource Networking Lunch