Research & Scholarship

The Research and Scholarship Node addresses an array of issues related to building and sustaining impactful research, scholarship programs, and creative activities, with an eye toward the MSU land-grant mission to advance knowledge and transform lives.

We offer consultations with individuals and departments and workshops in collaboration with other academic units to help you develop and sustain your unique contributions and perspectives for the enrichment and transformation of the University and beyond. Some of the areas we address are listed below.

Research & Scholarship Events

Feb
2
Fri
2018
9:00 am Community-Engaged Scholarship: Write-In February @ Kellogg Center
Community-Engaged Scholarship: W... @ Kellogg Center
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Community-Engaged Scholarship: Write-In February @ Kellogg Center | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Community-Engaged Scholarship Write-In: January Location: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center Date: Friday, February 2, 2018 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Registration Deadline: Thursday, February 1, 2018 Are you working on an outreach or engagement journal article, grant[...]
Feb
8
Thu
2018
9:00 am Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: An Introduction to Public Communication @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184
Communicating Beyond Journals an... @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: An Introduction to Public Communication @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: An Introduction to Public Communication The workshop will offer academics the foundations needed to communicate your research and scholarly work in a succinct and public manner, as well as providing tools[...]
Feb
23
Fri
2018
9:00 am Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: Communicating Complex Information to Public Audiences @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184
Communicating Beyond Journals an... @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: Communicating Complex Information to Public Audiences @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: Communicating Complex Information to Public Audiences This workshop teaches techniques for bringing clarity and focus to explaining complicated and complex research to lay audiences. To get the most out of[...]
Mar
2
Fri
2018
9:00 am Community-Engaged Scholarship: Write-In March @ Kellogg Center
Community-Engaged Scholarship: W... @ Kellogg Center
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Community-Engaged Scholarship: Write-In March @ Kellogg Center | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Community-Engaged Scholarship Write-In: March Location: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center Date: Friday, March 2, 2018 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Registration Deadline: Thursday, March 1, 2018 Are you working on an outreach or engagement journal article, grant[...]
Mar
13
Tue
2018
9:00 am Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: An Introduction to Public Communication @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184
Communicating Beyond Journals an... @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: An Introduction to Public Communication @ Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 184 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: An Introduction to Public Communication The workshop will offer academics the foundations needed to communicate your research and scholarly work in a succinct and public manner, as well as providing tools[...]
Mar
16
Fri
2018
1:00 pm Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: Media Training @ Olds Hall, Room 209
Communicating Beyond Journals an... @ Olds Hall, Room 209
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: Media Training @ Olds Hall, Room 209
Communicating Beyond Journals and Peers: Media Training Many MSU scholars find themselves being contacted by the media to talk about their research or their expertise as it relates to current events in the news. This[...]

Research Development

  • Establishing a research agenda
  • Establishing a team/group
  • Nuts & bolts of funding acquisition
  • Establishing interdisciplinary collaborations

Research Cultivation

  • Mentoring a team/group
  • Mentoring for faculty/academic staff researchers
  • Mentoring (from a leader’s perspective)
  • Funding needs, strategy, and management
  • Development of research implementation/accountability framework
  • Research/scholarship communication or dissemination strategies

Integrating Research and other Career Domains

  • Research-related or research-supporting outreach and engagement
  • Strategic service – related to research and for leadership development