It is the policy of the University of Nevada, Reno that all faculty, staff, students, postdoctoral scholars and volunteers engaged in planning and/or conducting research and other sponsored project activities receive training in the subject areas applicable to their roles and responsibilities. Please see below for information on the trainings offered through the Office of Sponsored Projects, the Research Integrity Office, the Office of Lab Animal Medicine, and Environmental Health and Safety.
All new PIs are required to successfully complete the following training:
Completion of the above three training classes is required before the Office of Sponsored Projects will set up a new sponsored project account for an awarded grant proposal. Existing PIs are encouraged to register for training that they have not previously completed.
Depending upon the type of research one is performing and/or the funding source from which project funding is received, further training may be required.
While not required, the classes listed below are offered as supplementary training.