Starting in April 2019, University Information Technology (UIT) began disabling access to UMail accounts of former staff, faculty, and affiliates. This action does not impact UMail accounts held by individuals awarded emeritus status. Account access will be disabled in batches over a period of several weeks.
As part of the ongoing efforts to ensure safety at the University of Utah, the offices of Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety (OEHS) and Radiation Safety (RSO) will integrate into one departmental unit, effective May 1, 2019.
Researcher’s Corner is a valuable resource that is designed to communicate useful information to all of our University of Utah research community. As our campus and our research faculty and staff continue to grow, so does the need for effective communication of research events, laboratory safety and security updates, research resource updates, funding opportunities, and more. To best communicate the many publication requests we receive for Researcher’s Corner, the Vice President for Research Communications team is restructuring the procedures for submitting blog post requests. Please read the guidelines below if you plan to submit material for publication in Researcher’s Corner.
Uranyl acetate and uranyl nitrate are relatively common laboratory chemicals that contain uranium and are therefore naturally radioactive. Contrary to most radioactive materials, these compounds can be legally purchased by anyone.
We are pleased to announce that the revised Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), (NSF 19-1) PAPPG will now be effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after February 25, 2019. Significant changes include: