Research Announcements

Small Business Roundtable Discussion with DOD-Navy

Thursday, August 30th, 2018, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Lincoln, NE Innovation Campus
Register Here

Join the Director, Department of the Navy, Office of Small Business Programs, Ms. Emily Harman for a Roundtable Discussion at Nebraska’s Innovation Campus:

  • Listen to confirmed guest speakers from Department of the Navy Office of Small Business Programs and a distinguished retired Naval Sea System Command SES discuss the SBIR/STTR Program
  • Participate in a Roundtable discussion where small businesses will share their experiences and problems with opinions on potential solutions

One-on-ones with a former executive of the Department of the Navy will follow the discussion

For more information contact:

Wei Jing
Nebraska Business Development Center

For directions to the Nebraska Innovation Campus, Lincoln NE, click here.

2018 Bioinformatics Intensive Internship

NM-INBRE and NCGR sponsored workshop


Free 6-week bioinformatics internship.

Topics covered:

  • Unix
  • Sequencing Essentials
  • Genome and Transcriptome Assembly
  • Annotation
  • Variants
  • Differential Expression
  • Pathway Analysis
  • Visualization
  • Metagenomics


National Center for Genome Resources (NCGR) and home of the New Mexico IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) Sequencing and Bioinformatics Core (SBC).  Located at 2935 Rodeo Park Dr. East, Santa Fe, NM, 87505


June 18 thru July 27, 2018

Space is limited. Only serious students should apply who can complete the duration of the internship. Certificates of completion to be awarded to students who complete the full 6-weeks.


This program is geared towards undergraduate and graduate biology students who have minimal or no bioinformatics experience.


Complete our short application and have your mentor provide a letter of recommendation before midnight, Sunday, April 29, 2018. 

Download Details and Application

If any questions after reviewing application, contact Lisana Chavez, Program Associate LCHAVEZ@NCGR.ORG


Community Based Participatory Research Workshop

May 23, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
College of Public Health, Room 3013

This workshop is for those interested in learning about community engaged research, finding a mentor, or becoming a mentor for someone who is utilizing community engaged research approaches from the academic (faculty or staff) or community partner perspectives.

Although there is no charge to attend, registration is required.  Contact Heather Braddock email or 402-552-2260 for information