Research Administration: Facilitating the Process Course Description

This is a Core Course

The research enterprise is ever changing and growing both in dollars and complexity in the management of the sponsored activities and the related funding. This class allows Research Administrators to share thoughts/experiences and hear about daily demands and challenges of these exciting roles. Topics of discussion include:

  • The external environment
  • The UVa environment
  • Skills and knowledge central to LEADERSHIP and success
  • Networking, collaboration and resource utilization
  • Challenges and rewards

Research Administrators are vital to the continued success of the University's research mission, each day applying diverse knowledge and skills to further that mission.

Class size: Limited to 20