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This is an application to become a designated UCSF Campus Core. Campus Cores have a broad, campus-wide reach and have priority for central campus funding and resources. Campus Cores must meet several criteria and also have preferred characteristics.
Be open and accessible to the entire UCSF research community and support research from multiple programs.
Provide high quality scientific and/or technical services to a significant number of investigators.
Provide technology training and/or education to UCSF researchers.
Have a defined mission that supports the UCSF research enterprise.
Have equitable and transparent campus approved cost-recovery practices, usage tracking and fee structures.
Have a defined management structure overseeing community usage practices that includes an Advisory Board.
Broad usage by researchers across the UCSF research community.
Provide cutting edge or state-of-the-art technology that requires advanced instrumentation.
Provide an environment for technology and application development.
A business plan that includes financial management, marketing, and market analysis components.
If you are seeking campus core designation in the new space management system, all room numbers
be provided at the time of application submission.
The application form is designed to allow cores an opportunity to showcase their contribution to the UCSF community and will take approximately 15-30 minutes to complete. Please have the following documents available when filling out the application:
List of Advisory Board Members
List of Core Services
List of Principal Investigators
List of supported departments
Core Business Plan (if relevant)
Core Recharge Approval Letter (if relevant)
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis by the UCSF Research Resource Program.
Please click Next to begin the application.
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