April 13, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 15


Of Note


Institutional funding opportunity available

New faculty members may be eligible to receive funding from the Health Science Center's Competitive Research Enhancement Fund (CREF). The CREF was established by the institutional strategic research planning committee to provide venture capital for new faculty serving at the assistant professor level who have the potential to obtain federal, private or industrial research grants within three years of receiving CREF support.

The deadline for applications is Tuesday, May 1. Applications may be downloaded from the CREF Web page at http://www.uthscsa.edu/ogm/irg's/cref/CREF.htm.

For more information, call Liz Buel at ext. 7-2330 or the office of the vice president for academic administration at ext. 7-2004.