University Research Administrators at OU
Research Administrators at OU
We are a team of experienced and qualified research support professionals. ☞URA Member
URA Primary Function
We provide information on trends in national and international policies
We investigate and analyze trends in technology and in academic policies domestically and internationally and provide information on current movements to Osaka University management.
We support the university's executive decisions by analyzing research data
We analyze data concerning the potential capabilities and activities pertaining to our researchers and offer information necessary to make internal management decisions.
We offer support for acquisition of external funding
We provide information relevant to external funding within and outside Japan, to be applied either by individuals or organizations. We assist candidates to prepare their applications documents and carry out mock interviews.
We provide back up for planning and setting up of research projects
We support cooperative research projects both domestically and internationally and set up various venues and forums to promote new research activities.
We support outreach and dissemination
We disseminate information on research outputs nationally and globally, providing publication support for English research papers, support for creating websites, and outreach activities.
We provide professional advice and training through seminars and OJT
We transfer professional knowledge and skills accumulated within the URA team to the entire university, through seminars, lectures and on-the-job training (OJT) programs.
URA Articles in English
- updated on September 15, 2017
FY2018 Application Manual (English) for Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research available now
- updated on September 5, 2017
Publication Support for English Research Papers, FY2017 (Second Half)
- updated on March 29, 2017
Publication Support for English Research Papers, FY2017 (First Half)
- updated on March 27, 2017
Support for the Applicaton of "JSPS Research Fellowship for Young Scientists"
- updated on September 10, 2016
Application Manual (English) for Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research available now
- updated on August 31, 2016
Publication Support for English Research Papers, FY2016 (Second Half)
- August 29, 2016 13:00
KAKENHI "Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research"
Information Session for International Researchers
- July 8, 2016 13:00
Seminar on Slide Design & Polishing Presentation Skills
- June 7, 2016 15:00
Seminar on Journal Article Submission
- updated on March 5, 2016
Support for the Application of "JSPS Research Fellowship for Young Scientists"
- February 15, 2016
Workshop for promoting international research operations at Osaka University