Foundation Directory Online Professional provides subscribers with access to an unprecedented wealth of timely, comprehensive information on grantmakers and their grants. Included is a database of the entire universe of over 140,000 foundations, corporate giving programs, and grantmaking public charities in the U.S.; a database of over 4,000 sponsoring companies, offering a quick pathway to corporate funders; a database of over 3.8 million recently awarded grants; and a keyword-searchable database of over 1 million recently filed IRS Forms 990 and 990-PF.
Locating and securing research funding is becoming increasingly competitive, as funding opportunities are limited and the number of researchers vying for those dollars continues to grow. Pivot™ answers the growing demands on research developers to quickly discover the right funding opportunities and effectively collaborate with their colleagues. With Pivot, ProQuest continues their commitment to empower researchers around the world with tools that they need at various stages of their research lifecycle.
Animals that are used in research and teaching at the Johns Hopkins University are covered by our Animal Care and Use Program. The Johns Hopkins program is designed to assure that it is in compliance with the Animal Welfare Act regulations and Public Health Service (PHS) Policy.
The Professional Development Office is now hosting the Editing Referral Service formerly based at the Welch Medical Library. The Editing Referral Service is a directory of qualified editors who can provide editorial assistance on a fee-for-service basis to Hopkins researchers. This directory is for faculty, staff and students affiliated with Johns Hopkins University or the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions.
The Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures Office is the University’s intellectual property administration center, serving Johns Hopkins researchers and inventors as a licensing, patent, and technology commercialization office and acting as an active liaison to parties interested in leveraging JHU research or materials for academic or corporate endeavors.
MyRAP is a university-wide online system developed to provide PIs and their research partners real-time access to the status of their research agreements and contracts as they are being reviewed, negotiated and processed by the Offices of Research Administration. This system is used by School of Medicine, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Research Projects Administration, Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, and the School of Nursing.
Research Administration is a major component of Johns Hopkins. In most instances, it is conducted by teams of professionals consisting of faculty members, research assistants, administrators, and students. Currently there are five divisional research administration offices which oversee sponsored projects including contracts, grants, and special funding opportunities.
RES plans, designs, develops and maintains various electronic research compliance systems at Johns Hopkins University. RES is dedicated to creating integrated web-based systems that are secure, reliable, scalable and efficient. Current clients include The School of Medicine Institutional Review Board, The Homewood Institutional Review Board, The Office of Policy Coordination, The Offices of Research Administration, The Institutional Bio-Safety Committee, The Institutional Stem Cell Research Oversight Committee, and The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee.