Research


FACULTY WITH RESEARCH RESPONSIBILITIES

TRANSFERRING STAFF AND RESOURCES

At the time you sign your offer letter or soon thereafter:

  • Initiate the transfer of graduate students and postdocs to USC, if applicable, by contacting your department administrator.
  • Initiate the transfer of contracts and grants to USC, if applicable, by contacting your department’s business manager.
  • Initiate the conversation about the design or your lab, if applicable, by contacting your department chair or representative from your school’s faculty affairs office.

TRAINING PORTAL

In cooperation with the SC Clinical and Translational Science Institute, a new “Research Training Finder” has been created. Use this website to quickly determine what training is required for you, your staff and your students, based on the type of research that you do.

HIPAA PRIVACY EDUCATION PROGRAM

HUMAN RESEARCH SUBJECTS TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION

  • All faculty who will be engaging in the use of human research subjects, must complete the online human subjects education program (CITI).

iSTAR: IRB SUBMISSION TRACKING AND REVIEW SYSTEM

  • Upon completion of CITI, faculty can request an iStar account to request and track the approval and administrative processes for projects and protocols involving human subjects in research. (Login required)

FAMILIARIZE YOURSELF WITH LAB SAFETY TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

VISIT THE WEBSITE OF THE OFFICE OF RESEARCH

  • Review the Guide for Research to understand your responsibilities as a research investigator and that of other parties and departments in the university.

Last updated June 27, 2018