Occupational Health and Safety Pilot Research Projects

Sponsor Deadline: 

Mar 22, 2019


UI Heartland Center for Occupational Health and Safety

Occupational Health and Safety Pilot Research Projects

Funding priority is given to Junior Investigators (e.g., Assistant Professors, Post-Doctoral Scholars, etc.) developing a new research initiative in an OHS area, and students pursuing a MS or PhD degree.  

Research projects must be related to one of the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) research areas or cross-sector research areas NORA Sector Councils:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
  • Construction
  • Healthcare and Social Assistance
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining
  • Oil and Gas Extraction
  • Public Safety
  • Services
  • Transportation, Warehousing and Utilities
  • Wholesale and Retail Trade

NORA Cross-Sector Councils

  • Cancer, Reproductive, Cardiovascular and Other Chronic Disease Prevention
  • Hearing Loss Prevention
  • Immune, Infectious and Dermal Disease Prevention
  • Musculoskeletal Health
  • Respiratory Health
  • Traumatic Injury Prevention
  • Healthy Work Design and Well-Being