News

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Shark Tank, the critically acclaimed, business-themed show is continuing the search for the best entrepreneurs with the best businesses and products that America has to offer. The Emmy-winning show features The Sharks – tough, self-made, multi-millionaire and billionaire tycoons who give budding entrepreneurs the chance to make their American dreams come true; potentially securing deals that could make them millionaires.
 

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Friday, March 10, 2017

Bank of America is committing $1.5 million to the Exponential Campaign in support of research at UNC Charlotte in the Data Science Initiative. Read more about this here.


Read more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article137669653.html#storylink=cpy
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Thursday, March 9, 2017

The NC Science Festival events at UNC Charlotte are going to feature expanded kid science workshops and a 'BIG' expo. Read more about this at Inside UNC Charlotte.

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Archived News

RED Customer Survey: Win a $50 Gift Card

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Dear Colleagues, As part of our ongoing efforts to improve customer service, the Office of Research & Economic Development is conducting a brief survey. The survey asks about your familiarity and satisfaction with most services provided by Research & Economic Development and offers opportunities for open-ended responses as well. We apologize for contacting you at this busy time of year. We tried to send this survey out in mid-April and just learned that due to a technical glitch, the email did not reach the intended audience. We ask that you please take a moment to complete the...

Research Award Announcement for March 2016

Monday, April 25, 2016
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of March, 2016. The total amount awarded for the month of March, 2016 (FY2016) was $2,966,621 which brings the total to $30,041,914 for FY2016. To view the full announcement, please click the link here.   For past awards visit the Department Reports page.  

National Science Foundation (NSF) News and Upcoming Deadlines

Monday, April 25, 2016
National Science Foundation News Click here to view the pdf. National Science Foundation Deadline Dates Click here to view the pdf.  

Upgrades to AIR/Conflict of Interest System

Friday, April 22, 2016
Upgrades to AIR/Conflict of Interest System April 22, 2016 The Conflict of Interest Manager is pleased to announce some long-­anticipated improvements to the AIR (Activities, Interests and Relationships) System. These updates include: The creation of a common, integrated disclosure form: If a faculty member or non­-faculty EHRA employee begins an External Professional Activities for Pay (EPAP) disclosure, applicable COI questions will appear as needed, preventing the need for submission of separate forms. The faculty member will submit once and the form will be automatically routed to...

The Charlotte Venture, in its 15th year, is sponsored by CRI

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Six startups pitched to a panel of judges for the chance to win cash Tuesday evening at the 15th annual Charlotte Venture Challenge. The grand prize of $7,500 went to Knoxville, Tenn.-based Grow Bioplastics — a startup that makes biodegradable replacements for farmers.  A baby food brand, an app for nonprofit donors and a guide for dentists were among the finalists making their case to a room full of investors and corporate scouts. Read more...

National Science Foundation (NSF) News and Upcoming Deadlines

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
National Science Foundation News Click here to view the pdf. National Science Foundation Deadline Dates Click here to view the pdf.

Research Award Announcement for February 2016

Monday, March 21, 2016
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of February, 2016. The total amount awarded for the month of February, 2016 (FY2016) was $1,077,737 which brings the total to $27,075,296 for FY2016. To view the full announcement, please click the link here.   For past awards visit the Department Reports page.

2016 Undergraduate Research Conference

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Registration open for 2016 Undergraduate Research Conference Thursday, March 3, 2016   UNC Charlotte faculty members are asked to encourage their students to enter the 2016 Undergraduate Research Conference, scheduled for Friday, April 22. The deadline to enter this competition is Wednesday, March 23. This university-wide showcase of research projects completed by undergraduate students of all levels from all...

Discover Science in Your Life

Thursday, March 10, 2016
‘Discover Science in Your Life’ with 11 N.C. Science Festival events at UNC Charlotte Monday, March 7, 2016   In North Carolina -- a state home to stellar colleges and universities, high-tech and biotech firms, health and energy industries – Carolinians are surrounded by science. And finding science in one’s backyard is the point of the 2016 North Carolina Science Festival, a statewide celebration of...

Redecam USA Makes Strategic Move to Charlotte

Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Redecam USA Makes Strategic Move to Charlotte As of March 1, 2016, Redecam USA’s head office will be located in Charlotte, North Carolina, marking the beginning of a renewed commitment to the North American market. The move to Charlotte will allow us to better serve our customers, as it offers: A...