Education and Training

Annual Meeting

The SRAI Annual Meeting, a top-tier event for research administrators worldwide, offers a unique opportunity to connect through workshops and discussions. Attendees gain insights into research management, compliance, and funding practices, and have the chance to earn certificates, enhancing their professional development.

Trainings and Conferences

Organizations can leverage these educational programs to cultivate skilled staff proficient in research administration. Whether you're new or experienced in research administration, SRAI's programs and conferences cater to your educational and professional development needs.

LevelUp Micro-Credentialing Program

LevelUP offers a unique training experience with engaging online courses covering key topics in research administration. Earn micro-credentials and badges upon successful completion, anytime and anywhere. Whether you're building a career, expanding expertise, or maintaining CEUs, LevelUP has your training needs covered.


SRAI's online learning center provides access to a plethora of live and on-demand webinars that are cost-effective resources to train your entire team and earn CEU's from any location!

Coffee Talks

Join us on your afternoon break for a casual conversation with peers to discuss and explore different topics from research administration. Coffee Talks are free for SRAI Members. Coffee Talks are a series of one-hour virtual discussions where participants can earn a CEU (1 contact hour of education). Subjects can range from hot topics in research administration to soft skills for the workplace.

Certificate Programs

The SRAI Certificate Program offers comprehensive training specific to today’s educational needs of research administrators & managers. There are 10 certificates offered in the field of research administration & management, which includes hospitals, universities, nonprofits and commercial institutions.

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