Resources for New Faculty

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Ask a Question

Send us an email about anything research-related and we’ll help you figure out the answer.

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Meet with Us

Discuss available research resources and any issues with starting at VP&S.

Getting Started at Columbia

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Lab Startup Guide

Links to offices and guides to help you start your wet lab.

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Lab Management

Tools to set up laboratories and keep them running.

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New Faculty Orientation

Held annually in the Fall by the Office of Faculty Professional Development, Diversity and Inclusion.

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Listserv Sign-up

Receive emails announcing seminars and funding opportunities.

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Events Calendar

See the academic events and seminars happening at Columbia.

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Online Profile

Set up or edit your online faculty profile.

Conducting Research

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List of Core/Shared Facilities

Search through the VP&S Institutional Cores that provide scientific services to all Columbia researchers.

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Animal Research

Learn about the protocols required for animal research.

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Human Subjects Research

Learn the protocols required for human subjects research.

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Electronic Research Notebook

Access this paperless research notebook and lab manual solution for Columbia's researchers.

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Research and Data Integrity

This program provides resources, outreach and consultation to researchers at all levels.

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Managing a Grant

Here is an analytic dashboard to assist PIs in managing their research grant funding.

Funding Your Research

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Find External Funding Opportunities

Columbia subscribes to PIVOT, a searchable database for current funding opportunities.

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Columbia Pilot and Internal Funding Opportunities

View the internal funding opportunities available for new investigators and collaborations.

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Limited Submissions

Columbia selects its limited submission nominees through internal competitions.

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Submit a Proposal

Find out which pre-award office will help you prepare and submit applications for funding.

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Applying for an NIH Grant

Learn about the NIH application process and the resources available at Columbia to help you in developing and submitting your proposal.

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Grant Courses

Find information on a variety of grant courses, workshops, services, and seminars available to researchers at CUIMC.

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Grant Editing Service

The VP&S Office for Research offers grant editing and consultation services for ESI.

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Grant Toolbox

Find templates, checklists, and guides to help investigators assemble their proposals.

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Figure Making

See a list of the art and figure making resources available at CUIMC.

Research Career Development Resources

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VP&S Office of Faculty Professional Development, Diversity, and Inclusion

Comprehensive programs and resources for professional development and diversity.

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VP&S Office for Women and Diverse Faculty

Provides targeted outreach, peer mentoring, and coaching for women an diverse faculty.

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Irving Institute Training

Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research offers several funding and training opportunities.

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Cancer Center Training and Education

Provides rigorous training in cancer research and career enhancement activities.

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Research Career Development Resources

Find info sessions, workshops, mentoring, and seminars relevant to your career.

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Peer Mentorship

These programs aim to provide faculty with the tools and resources they need to further advance their careers.

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Academic Appointments and Promotions

Explanations and resources for each of the faculty tracks.

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National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD)

Resources for making successful career transitions.

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NIH Early Career Reviewer Program

Gain first-hand experience with peer-review.

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NIH Regional Seminar

Seminar to help demystify the application and review process.

All Guides and Resources

Are you looking for something specific? Use the search bar below or use the "Audience" and "Category" filters to narrow down your search.