Research Workshop - Using the PIVOT Platform to Search for External Funding

Date: December 14, 2020
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Live Webinar
Category: Training

The Office of the Vice President for Research is pleased to make available to the university community the funding search platform PIVOT, an intuitive tool that searches globally for external funding sources, for Sciences, Humanities, Arts … myriad disciplines … and helps identify potential collaborators with the same research interests. Funding data collected is verified for accuracy, updated for currency and formatted for quick targeted searching.

Through hands-on training for PIVOT you will learn how to:

  • Receive regular alerts whenever new funding opportunities are posted
  • Specify search terms so that you only receive funding opportunities in your area of expertise or subject matter you choose
  • Identify researcher expertise from within or outside WSU
  • and more!

The PIVOT workshop is available to current WSU faculty, chairs & directors, postdoctoral trainees & graduate students, academic staff and administrators. This event is free but registration is required.

Click on the RSVP button above to register. Be sure to use your AccessID@wayne.edu or @wayne.edu email address, and please be certain that it is correct.

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This event will be hosted by professional training staff from the PIVOT ProQuest Ex Libris group.

 

For more information about this event, please contact Mary Serowik at mserowik@wayne.edu.

Contact

Julie O'Connor
+1 313-577-8845
julie.oconnor@wayne.edu

Cost

Free

Audience

Academic staff, Current students, Faculty