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Grant Writing Workshop for Faculty

WIReD Workshop

Spring 2019

West Virginia University Research Office Initiative for Research Development Inaugural Workshop

This workshop is designed for all tenure-track and tenured faculty seeking funding for a research project or planning a proposal.

The WIReD workshop is designed to help investigators communicate the most essential components of their proposal into the project abstract or specific aims, frame the project significance within the larger disciplinary context, and emphasize the impact and potential novelty of the project. 

The inaugural WIReD cohort will meet for six, one-hour sessions during the Spring 2019 Semester. Light breakfast will be provided. 

This initiative and series has been developed and will be presented by Associate Vice President for Research Development, Dr. Sheena Murphy and Assistant Vice President for Research Administration, Dr. Katie Stores.

For additional information please contact Dr. Sheena Murphy.


Workshops are scheduled for the listed Tuesdays from 8:15 am to 9:15 am:


Brief online applications are due by Tuesday, January 15.

Online Application