IIRDA is providing the following information so faculty researchers will know what to expect and what is expected of them when using IIRDA’s consultation services.
Assistance we can provide
The purpose of consultation is to assist and teach faculty so that you will be able to complete your research on your own. There are two varieties of consultation: E-mail and Appointment.
IIRDA staff can provide the following types of assistance:
Individual consulting is limited because of demand for IIRDA services. Requests are based on a first-come, first-served basis and on the number of individual consultation hours a party has already received.
Assistance we cannot provide
E-mail assistance may be requested through email@example.com. Most email queries will be responded to within one business day. Emails that come in over the weekend will be answered on Monday in most cases. While it is feasible to answer fairly straightforward questions via e-mail, longer questions and questions requiring longer answers are better suited to walk-in or appointment consultations. You
Individual Consultation Appointments
Appointments can be made with IIRDA staff by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide the following information: a short explanation of the type of assistance you are seeking, a brief overview of your project, availability (provide 2-3 choices), department, rank, and email address.
Please contact us immediately if you need to cancel an appointment.
We also provide assistance with the preparation of research proposals seeking funds from external sponsors. Please click here to learn more about how to request this support.