The following are workshops we offer. *Please note: Unless otherwise indicated, these workshops are only open to University of Michigan-Flint faculty, staff, and students.*

Faculty Orientation

Want to know more about research services at UM-Flint and UM?

The Office of Research will conduct workshops or presentations for interested departments or groups of faculty to explain more about research development and administration at UM-Flint and introduce our staff and resources.  Contact our office by email or reach out to the director to schedule a workshop.

Budgeting Basics

Want to know how to think about the scope of work for your projects?  The Office of Research has budget templates to allow you to enter and adjust personnel effort levels, add research materials, and pre-cost different research components or aims.  Contact Erin Kingsley ( to arrange for a workshop or presentation in your unit on the basics of sponsored projects budgeting.


This two-hour session introduces participants to Qualtrics; a specialized tool used for online survey research. The workshop covers the basic functions of creating/editing a survey, distributing the survey, and analyzing the results. This session is facilitated by Andre Louis.

Workshops for the Fall, 2019 semester will take place on:

Mon. Oct 21 from 10 am - 12 pm, 3153 WSWB
Tues. Nov 12 from 2 pm - 4 pm, 3153 WSWB
Frid. Dec 13 from 10 am - 12 pm, 459 FH

To sign up for one of these sessions, click here.

IRB Training

Li Morrow, Research Compliance Specialist, for HSBS (Health Sciences and Behavioral Sciences) IRB-Flint can offer guidance for online submissions of IRB applications in eResearch.  HSBS also offers educational workshops during the academic year.  The full schedule for the Ann Arbor campus is published on HSBS's website,  The education officer for HSBS, Adam Mrdjenovich, Ph.D., is available for visits to the Flint campus, and can present on the basics of IRB or more advanced workshops.  Please reach out to Adam with any questions about a group presentation for your students or faculty:

University of Michigan, Office of Research (UMOR)
North Campus Research Complex, 2800 Plymouth Road, Building 520, Office #1173
Ann Arbor, MI  48109-2800
(734) 763-1939