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OSP Roundtables

The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) offers a variety of training opportunities for campus faculty and staff.



Image: Roundtable iconOSP Roundtables are monthly sessions on topics designed to assist faculty and staff in preparing research proposals and managing sponsored projects. They are hosted on the 3rd Thursday of each month. 

To learn more about Roundtable topics and other OSP events, please Join the CU-RES-ADMIN mailing list.

Previous Roundtables are listed below. Presentations (PPT hyperlink and Recording file) are included for downloading. Note: The content may no longer be current.

Month Topic PPT
May An Introduction to Risk Management & Insurance PPT Due to confidential information, this presentation was not recorded
April National Science Foundation (NSF) PAPPG Changes PPT Recording
March Grant & Contract Closeout Procedures PPT Recording
Feb New York State and Federal Relations N/A Recording
Jan  RASS Updates - Current & Pending and Ad hoc Reports PPT Recording
Month 2023 Topic PPT Slides Zoom Recording
Nov Research Security Overview and Actions PPT Zoom
Oct Cost Sharing on Sponsored Awards PPT Zoom
Sept Subawards on Sponsored Projects PPT Zoom
Aug Hot Topics in Federal Requirements PPT Zoom
May RASS Update PPT Zoom
Apr Risk Management and Insurance PPT Due to some confidential information, there is no recording of this presentation
Mar Export Controls and Academia PPT Zoom
Feb University Foundation Relations and Corporate Philanthropy (UFRCP) PPT Zoom
Jan Where IRB and OSP Meet: Funded Human Participant Research and NFAs PPT Zoom


Month Topic PPT
Dec. 22 National Science Foundation (NSF)
Policy & System Updates
PPT Zoom
Nov.22 Updated NIH Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Policy Requirements PPT Zoom
Oct. 22 Conflicts of Interest & RASS PPT Zoom
Sept. 22 Challenges to Research Security For a copy of the presentation, please email Due to some confidential information, there is not a recording of this presentation
Aug. 22 Proposal Preparation - Best Practices PPT Zoom
June 22 Trade Compliance Series (Part 2of 2) PPT Zoom
May 22 

Trade Compliance Series (Part 1 of 2)

PPT Zoom
Apr. 2022 Overview of Responsible Conduct of Research & Entrepreneurship Principles for Conflict of Interest PPT

Part 1 Zoom

Part 2 Zoom

Mar. 2022 Become a Prior Approval Expert!  PPT Zoom
Feb. 2022

Sponsored Projects Involving Human Participant Research & RASS

PPT Zoom
Jan. 2022 National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Proposal Process for Research Administrators (RA) PPT Zoom