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The RIM Office is committed to steady and consistent communication with the University research community. If you have a valid University of Miami e-mail address, you may receive announcements from the RIM Office and post questions from any of our campuses. Our listservs are a resource you can use to leverage the collective knowledge of the University to help you solve problems and improve the effectiveness of your research operations.
Receive announcements from the RIM Office and post questions from any of our campuses using our listservs for researchers, research administrators, and clinical researchers.
Research Listservs and their Functions
|RESEARCH-L||Read about new funding opportunities and updates to policies and procedures from external funding agencies and the University. You may also post questions, and find collaborators and specialized resources.|
|RESEARCH-ADMIN_PROFESSIONAL||Read about new funding opportunities and updates to policies and procedures from external funding agencies and the University. You may also post questions and connect with other research administrators.|
|CLINICAL-RESEARCH||Join this supplemental listserv for human subjects’ researchers to learn about new policies, training and education opportunities, process changes, and other information from the University. Study coordinators and teams, investigators, clinicians, informatics professionals, biostatisticians, regulatory personnel, and affiliates may post questions, share information on clinical research, and find collaborators and specialized resources.|
|INTERNATIONAL_RESEARCH||This listserv targets University faculty, staff, and students engaged in international research and permits subscribers to post questions and share information on topics of interest related to international research.|
How to Perform Common Listserv Activities
|Subscribe||Complete the form on the top of this page.|
|Post a general announcement or information about funding opportunities||Send your message to Karen Lamper, firstname.lastname@example.org, for posting.|
|Post information about educational opportunities||Send your message to Maria Valero-Martinez, email@example.com, for posting.|
|Send a message to everyone on the research, research administrators, or international list|| Send an e-mail to either RESEARCH
|Post information to the clinical research listserv||Send your message to Karen Lamper, firstname.lastname@example.org, for posting.|
|Confirm that your messages are sent by receiving a copy of them|| Send an e-mail to either RESEARCH
• SET RESEARCH-L REPRO
• SET RESEARCH-ADMIN_PROFESSIONAL REPRO
• SET INTERNATIONAL_RESEARCH REPRO
The listserv will send you a copy of your own messages so you can see that they are distributed correctly and not damaged along the way.
|Confirm that your messages are sent by receiving an acknowledgement|| Send an e-mail to either RESEARCH
• SET RESEARCH-L ACK NOREPRO
• SET RESEARCH-ADMIN_PROFESSIONAL ACK NOREPRO
• SET INTERNATIONAL_RESEARCH ACK NOREPRO
The listserv will send you an acknowledgement which in most mail programs will look different than your other messages, so you will immediately recognize that this is an acknowledgement you can read later.
|Turn off acknowledgements|| Send an e-mail to RESEARCH
• SET RESEARCH-L NOACK NOREPRO
• SET RESEARCH-ADMIN_PROFESSIONAL NOACK NOREPRO
• SET INTERNATIONAL_RESEARCH NOACK NOREPRO
|Leave the list|| Send an e-mail to LISTSERV@LISTSERV.MIAMI.EDU. Leave the subject blank and type one of the appropriate commands in the body of the message:
• UNSUBSCRIBE RESEARCH-L
• UNSUBSCRIBE RESEARCH-ADMIN_PROFESSIONAL
• UNSUBSCRIBE CLINICAL-RESEARCH
• UNSUBSCRIBE INTERNATIONAL_RESEARCH
For more information about the University of Miami’s mailing lists and to find out what other lists are available, visit the University’s Guide for New Subscribers.