Gai Doran is Director of Research in the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies at Yale University. Her career as a research Program Administrator and Organizational Manager, in Australia and in the United States, has been primarily in academic settings, including the Australian Centre for Remote Sensing, the Mathematics and Statistics Division of Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Quinnipiac University, and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA) in the Yale School of Public Health. Experienced in interpreting U.S. federal grant regulations and procedures and policy compliance, her expertise lies primarily in supporting U.S. investigators in preparing grant proposals for submission to U.S. federal sponsors. Ms. Doran has a strong interest in encouraging inter-institutional global research collaborations. She was the 2016 NCURA/SARIMA Global Fellow to South Africa, and in 2017 represented NCURA as a panelist at the 14th Conference of the Association of African Universities, held in Accra, Ghana.
|Session||Interpreting those bizarre, complex solicitations: What do they really want from us?|
|Room||Carrick 1, 2 & 3|
|Time||12:00 - 13:15|
|Date||Thursday 7th June, 2018|
|Theme||Developing Research Proposals|
Gai Doran - Director of Research in the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Yale University
Dr Robin Drennan - Director for Research Development, University of the Witwatersrand (Wits)