Allied Health Sciences: Faculty Resources
Research & Funding: Campus Resources
- About Research at Carolina
- For Researchers at Carolina
- links to find funding, proposal development, award management, commercialization, compliance
- Partnership Opportunities
- Research Stories
- Research Units
- Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR) Programs, Projects, Services
- links to Carolina Postdoctoral Program for Faculty Diversity, Internal Grant Programs, OVCR Cost Sharing, Research Compliance Program
- Quick Links
A few good resources for early career researchers at all levels:
- OSR > Office of Postdoctoral Affairs > Funding Resources & Fellowships page
- Funding Resources
- Fellowship Opportunities
- Funding Basics
- Grant Basics
- OSR > Resources > Research Playbooks
- The result of an initiative to improve and streamline the management of externally sponsored research programs at UNC, the Research Playbooks are an online resources intended to support researchers and research administrators in managing all stages of the award lifecycle, from proposal to closeout. The first playbook released is the Proposal Playbook. Site includes brief playbook training videos and technical support.
- Introduction to Human Subject Research Protection at UNC
- See, also, IRB & Research Ethics Box on this page
NC TraCS Institute (North Carolina Translational & Clinical Sciences Institute). An NIH grant-funded institute serving the research community with a mission to accelerate discoveries into interventions that improve the health of individuals and the public. Our aims are to develop and support a skilled research workforce, engage diverse stakeholders as active partners, develop innovative methods to address barriers to translating scientific findings, and incorporate cutting-edge informatics tools and methodologies in every aspect of translational research.
- Collaborates and engages with outside organizations on a variety of innovations in health care including analytics, technology, payment models, and patient care delivery.
- Provides funding, advice and support to UNC employees, faculty members and clinicians with innovative ideas or projects. Over the last six years our funded over $1,015,000 for employee teams to test novel ideas at UNC.
- The Center for Faculty Excellence is UNC-Chapel Hill’s pan-university faculty development center. Our mission is to enable faculty members in all disciplines to reach their goals in teaching, research, and leadership throughout their careers.
- Resources for faculty at all career stages, including leadership, mentoring, research, teaching and learning, grants, diversity and inclusion
In addition to the many writing resources for students and instructors, the Writing Center includes an online handout on writing Grant Proposals.
IRB & Research Ethics
Funding Search Help
See InfoEd SPIN Plus Funding database information elsewhere on this page.
InfoEd SPIN Plus funding database
- Register a SPIN Plus user profile to take advantage of customization features and to set up email notifications.
- Click the Sign In link (upper right hand corner), then “Need to create a user account?” Provide your first and last names, UNC email address, and a username.
- After the registration request is approved, you will receive an email notification with a link to set your password (when setting your password, ignore the “current password” field).
Carolina Center for Public Service
Research/Grant Training Programs
HSL Research and Publishing Resources
HSL Research Hub
HSL Research and Publishing Guides
Navigating NCTraCS: Examples from a Junior Faculty Member
Examples from a Junior Faculty Member: how $2k can shape your career --Clare Harrop, PhD
- Research Assistant Professor and Translational Research Methodologist, Allied Health Sciences
- Presentation to the UNC Department of Allied Health Sciences, October, 2018
- UNC's NC TraCS Institute ("TraCS"): An NIH grant-funded institute serving the research community with a mission to accelerate discoveries into interventions that improve the health of individuals and the public. Our aims are to develop and support a skilled research workforce, engage diverse stakeholders as active partners, develop innovative methods to address barriers to translating scientific findings, and incorporate cutting-edge informatics tools and methodologies in every aspect of translational research.
Also see the September 1, 2020, TraCS News Article, Asking the Right Questions, in which Clare Harrop, PhD, describes the TraCS $2K pilot award as a gateway that opened doors to many other opportunities.
- Why don't we see more young girls with autism? To tackle this big, complicated question, Clare Harrop, PhD - a developmental psychologist in the Department of Allied Health Sciences at Carolina - started small with a TraCS $2K pilot award.
- "I did not expect to get five publications, numerous conference presentations, and three more grants out of this."