Research & Economic Development

Forms

Research Toolkit


Please note: form accessibility may vary from browser to browser and among different operating systems. Follow the steps below to save the forms and submit them to the Office of Research. For form accessibility issues or troubleshooting, please contact Amy Hill at extension 3464 or amyhill@tntech.edu.

1. Click the link for the form. If the form opens in your browser, choose the "Save" icon in the top right portion of your screen and save it to a file on your computer (Note: if you begin typing in the form from your browser, the information will not save. You must save the file to your computer). If the form downloads, double-click the name and open it. Save the file from there to a location on your computer.

2. Open the form in Adobe Acrobat Reader or Adobe Acrobat (Note: varying versions of Reader may yield different results. If you have issues, please contact your ITS support person to ensure that you have the most up-to-date Reader).

3. Fill in the form.

4. After completing the form, choose File>Save as from the Adobe Acrobat Reader menu and save the file using a new name In a location you will be able to access later (Desktop, My Documents, etc.).

5. Close the form.

6. Create a new mail message and attach the recently saved file to the message. Submit the form to research@tntech.edu.

Note: if none of these steps work on your computer, please contact your ITS support person or print the file, handwrite your responses, and return it to the appropriate office or building as designated below.

Animal Care

Forms for Animal Care and Use issues must be returned to the Office of Research in Derryberry Hall, Room 305.

Human Subjects

Important information for completing an IRB Application for Research Involving Human Subjects is explained on the cover page of the application. Incomplete IRB applications will be returned without review. Handwritten, stapled, or duplexed forms will not be accepted. PLEASE NOTE: IRB FORMS MUST NOW BE DELIVERED TO AMY HILL AT SOUTHWEST HALL, ROOM 149, OR BY EMAIL AT AMYHILL@TNTECH.EDU.

Intellectual Property

Forms for Intellectual Property issues must be returned to the Office of Research in Derryberry Hall, Room 305.

Pre-Award

unallowable Costs
Click here for more information about unallowable costs (based on information from the University of Maine).

Proposal Preparation

Forms for Proposal Preparation must be returned to the Office of Research staff in Derryberry Hall, Rooms 129 or 131.

Project Administration & Closeout

Forms for Project Administration and Closeout must be returned to the Office of Research staff in Derryberry Hall, Room 155.

PROJECT subrecipient monitoring

Forms for Project Subrecipient Monitoring must be returned to the Office of Research staff in Derryberry Hall, Room 155.

All other forms below can be returned to Office of Research staff in Derryberry Hall, Rooms 129, 131 or 155.

Research Profile

Testing and Service Agreements

TTU's Purchasing Department maintains current policy and forms related to contracting services (both grant-funded and non-grant funded) Information and forms may be found here.

Visiting INTERNATIONAL RESEARCHER Forms & Materials