All University staff are able to search for grants, awards, fellowships, and other opportunities, as well as setup personalised searches and alerts to stay informed of new opportunities as they arise.
All users are automatically assigned to their faculty group (will be updated to College Groups mid-2021), where they can share funding searches specific to their field.
- Log in under the "With Your University Account" option
- In the drop down begin typing "newcastle" and "The University of Newcastle" will display as an option.
- Select "The University of Newcastle"
- Click the "Log in" button under the drop down menu - this will take you to a UON secure login
- Use your staff number plate and password to log on
RhD Student accounts
Research Students who do not have staff credentials may not automatically have a Research Professional account. Please contact email@example.com to have an account set up for you.
As of 31st March 2021, future developments of Research Professional are no longer tested in the Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) browser and any specific defects will not be resolved. Research Professional recommends that users of IE11 switch to Microsoft Edge or any latest browser version of Chrome, Firefox, Safari or Opera.
Support for Users
Research Professional also offers a variety of training and support resources.
- Research Professional has a Knowledge Centre for users.
- Users can also access a number of Help Topics (login to Research Professional required).
Research Professional has a You Tube Page with End Users instructional Videos.
Online Training Sessions
Research Professional broadcast a number of training sessions throughout the year. 2021 Sessions are listed below.
- Friday 30th July 2021
- Friday 24th September 2021
- Friday 26th November 2021
- Recording from previous session (March 2021)
Registration is via the Research Professional Knowledge Centre.
Access to Research Professional is managed by UON Research Services. If you require access to Research Professional, need assistance, or would like to book a group training session, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +61 2 4921 7733.
Below is a list of UON specific user guides for various functions within the database.
UON Information Sessions
Research Services periodically holds information sessions that run through the key features of the database, and answer any questions you have regarding the system.
There are currently no information sessions scheduled. However, if you are part of a research group, centre or PRC or would like to have a small group session with some colleagues, please contact us and we'll be happy to accommodate. Alternatively, we can arrange a Zoom meeting with individuals to run you through the system.
If you have any questions regarding Research Professional, please contact Research Services on +61 2 4921 7733 or email@example.com.
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