Research Forms

PI/PD Handbook – The purpose of the Principal Investigator/Project Director PI/PD Handbook is to ensure that the administration of funds provided from external sources to support research and other projects is according to the corresponding regulations of the funding agency, as well as established University policies and procedures. Faculty and staff who conduct sponsored projects under University auspices have an important public, as well as personal, responsibility to manage those projects accordingly.


Pre Award:

Internal Routing Form or Multiple PI Internal Routing Form – An Internal Routing Form must be processed prior to submission of the proposal.

Subrecipient Commitment Form – A Subcontract is required if part of the research effort under a grant is to be performed by an organization or institution other than the prime recipient.

Research Committees Approvals -Investigators are responsible for contacting the corresponding Institutional Committee for an orientation about the procedures to obtain the appropriate approvals to perform the specific research. Among these are the Institutional Review Board (IRB), for research involving human subjects; Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Radiation Safety, Chemical Safety and Biosafety.

Protocol Identification Universal Number Form

Chemical Safety Protocol Form

IBC NEW Protocol Evaluation Form

IBC Request Form for Renewal of Previously Approved Protocols

IRB Application Form

Form Application for Protocol Approval Involving Laboratory Animal Use


Post Award:

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Form –in accordance with the Federal and UCC Research Conflict of Interest Policy, the UCC has established standards and procedures to be followed by investigators applying for funding.

Final Invention Statement Form

Time-and-Effort-Report-Form – The UCC Effort Reporting Policy requires the certification of effort on extramurally sponsored projects by ALL personnel that receives a compensation from external funds to comply with federal effort reporting regulations.