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AMURE members ratify agreements

McGill Human Resources has asked Research and International Relations to relay updates on the University’s negotiations with AMURE, the union representing research associates and assistants. Please see the following message and share the information as you deem appropriate. If you have questions, please contact Human Resources at 514-398-4747 or hr.hr@mcgill.ca.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, AMURE
Published on : 14 Mar 2013

Tentative agreements with AMURE are signed

McGill Human Resources has asked Research and International Relations to relay updates on the University’s negotiations with AMURE, the union representing research associates and assistants. Please see the following message and share the information as you deem appropriate. If you have questions, please contact Human Resources at 514-398-4747 or hr.hr@mcgill.ca.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, AMURE
Published on : 22 Feb 2013

Strategic Research Plan Now Online

Research and International Relations (RIR) is pleased to announce that McGill’s renewed Strategic Research Plan (SRP) has been endorsed by Senate and the Board of Governors. It is now publicly available on the RIR website and should be used as required. Read the SRP >>

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 19 Feb 2013

Temporary Locations for Research Administration Services

Following extensive flooding at the end of January, the second floor of the James Building will be closed for the next three to six months. As a result, McGill’s Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) has moved to two temporary locations. Normal research-related services will resume by Wednesday, February 20.  Please note that all mail should continue to be addressed to OSR’s offices on the second floor of the James Building. It will be automatically redirected to the temporary locations.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 19 Feb 2013

Tentative agreements reached with both AMURE bargaining units

McGill Human Resources has asked Research and International Relations to relay updates on the University’s negotiations with AMURE, the union representing research associates and assistants. Please see the following message and share the information as you deem appropriate. If you have questions, please contact Human Resources at 514-398-4747 or hr.hr@mcgill.ca.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 08 Feb 2013

Temporary Disruption of Research Administration Services

Update May 8, 2013: Office of Sponsored Research reopens in James Building Research and International Relations is pleased to announce that the Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) has returned to the James Administration Building, as of Monday, May 13, 2013. Due to extensive flooding in the James Building in February, McGill temporarily relocated OSR staff off campus. Thank you for your support, patience, and flexibility during the period while we were displaced.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 01 Feb 2013

Thank you to Prof. Rima Rozen

After 14 years in senior university administration, Dr. Rima Rozen will return full-time to her work in research and teaching as the James McGill Professor of Human Genetics and Pediatrics, when her current term as Associate Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations) ends on January 31, 2013. 

Published on : 31 Jan 2013

Negotiations continue with AMURE

McGill Human Resources has asked Research and International Relations to relay updates on the University’s negotiations with AMURE, the union representing research associates and assistants. Please see the following message and share the information as you deem appropriate. If you have questions, please contact Human Resources at 514-398-4747 or hr.hr@mcgill.ca.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 25 Jan 2013

Negotiations resume with AMURE

McGill Human Resources has asked Research and International Relations to relay updates on the University’s negotiations with AMURE, the union representing research associates and assistants. Please see the following message and share the information as you deem appropriate. If you have questions, please contact Human Resources at 514-398-4747 or hr.hr@mcgill.ca.

Published on : 25 Jan 2013

CIHR University Delegate Update

Update from CIHR University Delegate By Marianna NewkirkJanuary 10, 2013 Common CV and March CIHR submissions: The same rules apply as for the last round of submissions, in that you will be able to upload a document listing your contributions, should you so wish. They are making minor modifications to the site at present and an announcement will come out in a week or so about the CCV requirements for the next competition.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Jan 2013

Chair of Brain@McGill remembers Rita Levi-Montalcini

A McGill tribute to a "Grand Dame of Science" It is with much sadness that I communicate to the McGill neuroscience community the news of the death of Rita Levi-Montalcini on December 31, 2012. She was the discoverer of the first trophic protein in the nervous system, Nerve Growth Factor (NGF). For this seminal discovery she was given the 1986 Nobel Prize in Medicine. The discovery of NGF opened a new era in Neuroscience research.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 18 Jan 2013

AMURE update: Pause in negotiations with AMURE

McGill Human Resources has asked Research and International Relations to relay updates on the University’s negotiations with AMURE, the union representing research associates and assistants. Please see the following message and share the information as you deem appropriate.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 17 Dec 2012

Launch of the Research Administration Network

As part of our ongoing efforts to improve research administration efforts within the McGill community, we are very pleased to announce the launch of the Research Administration Network (RAN) – a new training initiative that will provide opportunities to exchange information and tools required to facilitate research administration at McGill University while also increasing our adaptability to the requirements of our sponsors.    Developed collaboratively by the Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) and Research Financial Management Services (RFMS), un

Classified as : Staff, Faculty
Published on : 10 Dec 2012

Research Administration Roles and Responsibilities

Below is a joint announcement from the Office of Sponsored Research and Research Financial Management Services: Further to the memo of November 6, 2012 on Research Administration and Accountability, please find attached the Research Administration Roles and Responsibilities of McGill employees and units.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty
Published on : 10 Dec 2012

AMURE update: University and AMURE agree on some benefits clauses

McGill Human Resources has asked Research and International Relations to relay updates on the University’s negotiations with AMURE, the union representing research associates and assistants. Please see the following message and share the information as you deem appropriate.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 03 Dec 2012