An Undergraduate Research Opportunities database is now available. Faculty members can post research opportunities, and can use the database to recruit undergraduates to help with research by specifying desired skills, knowledge, and mode of compensation (for pay, credit, voluntary), and screening and selecting top candidates.
The Institute for Society, Culture and Environment is pleased to announce a call for application for its 2016 Senior Fellowship Program. Open to all tenured faculty, the fellowship provides faculty the opportunity to develop new expertise in a research area, or deepen an existing area of research, as they advance their research agenda and prepare to seek external funding. Applications are due October 16th.
There is an open call for proposals for a limited number of meetings and events to be held at the Virginia Tech Research Center- Arlington. Funds may be used for facilities costs, food and beverage, keynote speaker's fees and travel, etc.
Virginia Tech is now a member of the Consortium of Social Science Associations.