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Research Division Information and Resources for COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Research-related FAQs (Updated March 31, 2020)

Memo on charging of salaries/fringe benefits to grants and contracts.  (March 28, 2020)

The Council on Governmental Relations (COGR) is maintaining a curated list of federal agency and institutional responses to COVID-19. (March 30, 2020) 

Vice President for Research and Creative Activity issues memo about restrictions on research activity (March 25, 2020)

Ohio University COVID-19 Travel FAQs (Note: This page includes answers to many questions the Research Division is currently receiving about research-related travel and its associated costs. Please review the full list.)

Risk of COVID-19 exposure may necessitate a more extensive shutdown of research activity in the near future, and researchers should plan for that eventuality now. (March 19, 2020)

At the current time, faculty and staff have been directed to work remotely as much as possible in carrying out their activities. (March 14, 2020)

At the current time, students participating in research and creative activity should work remotely as much as possible and are allowed to work on-site under a limited set of circumstances. (March 15, 2020)

Human-subject research update (March 17, 2020)


NEW: Business and Economic Development Resources (March 23, 2020)

The Innovation Center is open for essential on-site client businesses and can provide business support and additive manufacturing (3D printing) design and product development assistance during this time. Contact information: https://www.ohio.edu/research/innovation/get-connected/contact

TechGROWTH Ohio, the Small Business Development Center and the Procurement Technical Assistance Center, part of the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, have created a COVID-19 Business Recovery Resource Center: https://www.ohio.edu/voinovich-school/projects/covid-19-business-recovery-resource-center


More Resources

Ohio University Corona Response site

Federal agency responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and other resources