Your Professional Development is Our Goal

As we look forward to the next few months and continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation, we recognize that many of you have questions about how SRAI will continue to support your professional growth. We are constantly adapting to new guidance to provide the quality resources and programming you expect from SRAI in the safest way possible. We are adding new and exciting benefits for our members to maintain the vibrant, connected professional community that SRAI has always been.

For the health and safety of our members, we are shifting our Summer 2020 programming online. Over 500 members attended our iSRA Virtual Conference, and their feedback was incredibly positive. Given the proven success of this event, and the importance of continued learning and development, we are providing the following resources and new member benefits for you to stay active and engaged:

iSRA 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting

This year's Annual Meeting will be held October 5-30 and offers a slate of workshops, main events, educational tracks, and social networking opportunities designed to fit your schedule and needs.

LevelUP Your Career

Learning and professional growth are important to your well-being and career success. Our new micro-credentialing program helps early career professionals build a strong foundation in the field, and experienced professionals keep skills sharp and earn continuing education credit.

iSRA Online Training Intensive

For 5-6 weeks, small cohorts of learners will engage with experts and peers and dive deep into key topics. An opportunity for research administrators to concentrate on a specific area that supports their professional growth. Join us this fall for the Basics of RA.

Monthly Coffee Talks

The monthly coffee talks support open and honest dialog about timely topics in research administration as well as workplace soft skills. These 1-hour, casual conversations between peers are designed specifically to keep SRAI members connected and tackle different perspectives on relevant topics.

Connect with Colleagues

Accessible, robust, and insightful communication will be a key element in our success facing COVID-19. SRAI Connect provides a forum for conversation and information sharing. Share your insights, concerns, and experiences and learn from others in this exceptional, adaptive virtual meeting place.

Live and On-demand Webinars

SRAI offers two new live webinars every month where you can learn from peer experts and interact with other participants. You can also learn on your own schedule with our extensive library of on-demand webinars.


Make sure to follow us on social media, to connect with research administrators from around the globe. Share what life is really like during COVID-19 and beyond. 


Please contact communications@srainternational.org if you have any questions.