The Office of the Vice President for Research provides UMDNJ researchers with two resources to maintain electronic CVs and seek funding opportunities.
Pivot is an internet-based program that provides faculty with the following,
Searching for funding opportunities
Receiving e-mail announcements of targeted opportunities based on saved search criteria.
Faculty can choose ‘claim profile’ to link to their publication history that the company has already created for many researchers. Note: this is not necessary to do searches or get e-mail alerts.
Proquest is also a search tool for funding opportunities, and in addition includes,
Searching for ‘papers invited’ at conferences
Searching for publications based on medical terms..
Users can log in from on campus computers without passwords.
Instructions for creating Pivot & Proquest profiles can be found here, or you can call the Office of the VP for Research (2-5455) for help.
Please contact your research offices if you need assistance with creating effective searches for the information you desire.