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Upcoming Events


A Deeper Dive into SciVal: Data & Metrics

Wednesday, March 10 | 1 pm

Join Joe Farmer, Data Analyst and Program Manager in the BU Office of Research, for a deeper look into the various metrics and tools available in the SciVal database. 

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Confronting Gender Bias in Investor Q&A: Research and Practice for Female Innovators

Friday, March 12 | 11:30 am

In this webinar, Dr. Dana Kanze of the London Business School will give a talk with insights and strategies for female innovators seeking to build relationships with investors, with an explicit focus on overcoming bias in investor Q&A.

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Mapping Your Research Path: An Early Career Workshop

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 | 3 pm

A workshop for early career faculty interested in learning more about federal and foundation funding.

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NIAID Research Priorities in the Time of COVID

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | 3:30 pm

Dr. Matthew Fenton, Director, Division of Extramural Activities, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), will provide an update on NIAID’s current and future research priorities in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Finding Funding in the Social Sciences: Meet the Russell Sage Foundation

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 | 3 pm

The Russell Sage Foundation will share information about its mission, funding priorities, programs, and grant application protocols.

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