The Office of Research and Graduate Studies welcomes Ms. Donna Pulkrabek as Director of the Research Compliance Program. Ms. Pulkrabek has over 10 years of combined experience managing animal, human and biohazard research compliance programs. She comes to PVAMU from Texas A&M University-Kingsville where she served as the Research Compliance Liaison for the Institutional Review …

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Sharp Akujuobi Wright

  Industry partners representing a wide array of interests connected with researchers at PVAMU Industry Day 2015. Prairie View A&M University Office for Research and Graduate Studies hosted the event in partnership with The Texas A&M University System. The first of what will become an annual event provided participants with an up-close look at a …

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Dr. Mark Silver, National Endowment for the Humanities; Dr. Elizabeth Noel, Associate Vice President for Research; Dr. Cajetan Akujuobi, Vice President for Research & Dean, Graduate Studies

The Office of Research and Graduate Studies welcomed Dr. Mark Silver of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) on Friday, February 20th. Dr. Silver provided an overview of funding opportunities and offered tips for writing competitive proposals. He focused especially on NEH Fellowships, Summer Stipends, and Awards for Faculty at Historically Black Colleges and …

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Payload of Kyushu Institute of Technology

Japan and NASA Johnson Space Center To Develop Sophisticated Radiation Level Measurement Instrument While the Earth’s atmosphere acts as a shield for human cells and tissue against harmful radiation, understanding and measuring how the human body reacts to various radiation levels beyond the Earth’s protective reach is critical to the next phase of space exploration.  …

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Industry Day

All industry partners and commercial businesses are welcome to join us on May 6, 2015, 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for an Industry Day event presented by Prairie View A&M University in partnership with the Texas A&M University System. Industry Day at Prairie View A&M University, in Prairie View, Texas will provide an intimate, up-close …

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Prairie View A&M University Benefits from Texas A&M System Chancellor John Sharp’s announcement to create $100 million research initiative August 1, 2012 by TAMUS John Sharp, chancellor of The Texas A&M University System, announced that he will ask the Board of Regents for the creation of the Chancellor’s Research Initiative (CRI), which will provide one-time …

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Pathways to the Doctorate

November 13, 2013

Over 50 Graduate and Undergraduate students, faculty and staff attended the Pathways Symposium in Kingsville, Texas. Prairie View A&M University has done well in the past, and are expected to receive honors. Awards will be announced in the next update.

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Prairie View A&M University members attended a workshop that covered the investigation process hosted at the Texas A&M Health Science Center in Bryan, Texas. Representatives from the University were from the Office of Research Compliance, Student Conduct and the University Compliance Office.

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System Invests in IRB Members

November 13, 2013

Prairie View A&M University members attended a system workshop hosted my PRIM&R in Stephenville, Texas on October 2, 2013. Representatives from the University were, the Associate Vice President for Research, Dr. Elizabeth Noel, Director of Compliance, Dr. Marcia Shelton, Program Coordinator for the Office of Research Compliance, Crysta Mendes, IRB Chair, Dr. Donald Collins, and …

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