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Other Services

  • Central services for departments: human resources, diversity, budgetary, and operations, including information/computer services
  • Coordination of research park matters
  • Exemptions to purchasing requirements
  • University-wide property relief review for grant-purchased items
  • Oversight of tuition payment procedures
  • Administration of process for Misconduct in Research and Fiscal Misconduct
  • Development of proposals, awards, patents, and other fiscal data for University reports
  • Development of BOR research strategies, trends, and economic development reports, surveys, etc.
  • Development of institutional proposals for major federal/state/private funding
  • Review of Report of Outside Activity forms (waiver of patent rights)
  • Administration and/or coordination of activities sponsored by the Research Council, including Inquiry, a new publication in 1997/98
  • Development, publication, and distribution of the Research & Innovation Annual Report
  • Development, publication, and distribution of USF Economic Development Partnerships and other economic development reports
  • Production of Science Adventures, WUSF-TV, promoting USF technology innovation
  • Oversight of University certification of federal and state compliance requirements:
    • Lobbying
    • Human Subjects
    • Controlled Substances
    • Laboratory Animals
    • Radioactive Materials
    • Recombinant DNA
    • Diving Program
    • Drug-free Work Place
    • Non-procurement Debarment and Suspension
    • Misconduct in Research
    • Conflict of Interest