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Next Deadline for IRIC Applications is Feb. 1

January 12, 2017

The Integrated Research and Innovation Center (IRIC) Facility Committee continues to consider applications for space in the IRIC building. UI faculty and staff can access application forms online. The deadline for the next round of consideration is Wednesday, Feb. 1.

Faculty may submit an Initial Space Request form for longer-term projects or programs, or a Short-Term, Low-Risk Activities Space Request. IRIC facility manager Russ McClanahan is available to support investigators through the application process, as well as to provide tours and information about currently unassigned space. Contact McClanahan at or 208-885-1527.

For detailed information about IRIC's guiding principles and how the IRIC Facility Committee will process and approve requests, download the draft Space Assignment Appendix, also on This document is subject to minor updates.

IRIC's mission is to host discovery-based, interdisciplinary research across a broad spectrum of science, engineering, humanities, social sciences and creative activities, as well as other disciplines.

For more about IRIC, visit

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