Posted: Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Research Foundation News: New Policy on Assigning Extra Service from Federally Funded Grants
From the Special Adviser to the Provost for Academic Research Initiatives, Dean Mark Severson
In October 2012, Timothy Killeen, Ph.D., president of the Research Foundation (RF) and SUNY vice chancellor for research, unveiled Operation Excelsior in response to recent RF audits. Included in Operation Excelsior are a number of new policies that will take effect March 15. One of these policies affects the payment of extra service directly from federally funded projects. The full text of the policy may be found on the Research Foundation for SUNY website.
In general, full-time RF or SUNY exempt employees may be entitled to receive