In observance of the UCLA 2022-23 Winter Holiday Closure, the Office of Contract and Grant Administration (OCGA) will close at 5:00 PM on Thursday 12/22/2022 and will reopen at 8:00 AM on Tuesday 01/03/2023. Proposals with submission due dates between 12/23/2022 and 01/03/2023 must be submitted to OCGA no later than Friday 12/16/2022. All other transactions should be submitted by Monday 12/12/2022 to allow for review prior to winter closure.
Recent News Articles
On November 14, 2022 a joint announcement was released to inform faculty and staff of the UAW strike beginning today. As a reminder, resources are available to support the continuity of instruction and research during this labor action.
Materials are available in a UC-UAW Box folder and include:
On November 8, 2022 a joint announcement was released to inform faculty and staff of an upcoming scheduled strike beginning Monday, Nov. 14.
On November 1, 2022, Executive Vice Chancellor Roger Wakimoto shared the news that The National Institutes of Health (NIH) had announced a new Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Policy that applies to proposals submitted on or after January 25, 2023. The NIH DMS Policy covers data-generating research funded in whole or in part by the NIH.
On October 7, 2022, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Personnel Michael S. Levine and Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities Roger Wakimoto reminded faculty of prior approval and reporting requirements related to outside professional activities and how to comply with UC policy as described in the Academic Personnel Manual 025 (APM-025).
On October 6, 2022 Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities Roger Wakimoto invited the Bruin Community to the UC Climate Action Initiative live webinar. See the recorded event to learn about UC Climate Action Research funding and upcoming Requests for Proposals (RFPs).
Recorded Webinar: University of California Climate Action Initiative 2022
For further information, please refer to the BruinPost.
On October 4, 2022, the UCLA Library announced their Fall Quarter Workshops for students.
On October 14, 2022 the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities (ORCA) and the Institute of American Cultures (IAC) held a reception to honor UCLA Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellows (CPF) and recipients of the Racial and Social Justice (RSJ) and Latinx Studies Seed (LSS) grant awards. All three programs aim to support an intellectual community among the recipients, encourage future collaborations, and enable recipients to attain additional research funding.
On September 14, 2022, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Darnell Hunt announced that Roger Wakimoto had been reappointed to serve a second term as UCLA's Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities.
Vice Chancellor Wakimoto has helped UCLA advance key initiatives across campus, has drawn in record amounts of external research funding, provided service on several key committees, and notably helped develop protocols to maintain research operations during the pandemic.
On September 13, 2022, the Office of Research and Creative Activities (ORCA) hosted a virtual town hall with National Science Foundation (NSF) Director Sethuraman Panchanathan . In his presentation, Innovation Anywhere, Opportunities Everywhere: Accelerating the Frontiers of Science & Technology, he discussed NSF’s vision and current priorities, the new Technology Innovation and Partnerships (TIP) Directorate and how science
On July 20, 2022, Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities Roger M. Wakimoto announced that UCLA Policy 992: Use of Biohazardous Materials and Recombinant or Synthetic Nucleic Acid Molecules in Research and Teaching Activities had been revised.
On July 18, 2022, Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities Roger M.
On July 8, 2022, Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities Roger M.
On June 28, 2022, Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities Roger M. Wakimoto announced the interim UCLA Policy 927: Conflicts of Interest in Department of Energy Funded Projects.
On June 6, 2022, Vice Chancellor for Research & Creative Activities Roger M. Wakimoto announced the appointment of Professor Safiya U. Noble as Acting Director of DataX, effective July 1, 2022.
As Acting Director, Professor Noble will provide strategic leadership and vision to the early growth of DataX. The Acting Director will have the opportunity to recruit outstanding faculty, create an exciting and diverse intellectual and educational community; strategically seek out new opportunities in research and education; and foster new interdisciplinary connections across campus.
On June 7, 2022, Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities Roger M.
On May 23, 2022, directors at the Undergraduate Research Center, Tama Hasson and Whitney Arnold, invited the Bruin community to celebrate the innovate work of students across campus.