SRAI’s monthly electronic newsletter, Catalyst, informs readers of SRAI’s extensive conference and educational offerings, recognizes members for their achievements, provides a space to network and learn more about the structure, functions and people of SRAI, features insights from top professionals in research management and administration.
SRA International and the Catalyst team hopes you find this newsletter interesting and helpful in your efforts of providing support to research. We encourage you to collaborate, investigate and continue your efforts toward improving the quality of the academic and research environment both in the US and abroad. Visit our website for the most current information on meetings, policy, happenings and events.
View from the Top | Time for Reflection and Inspiration Happy New Year to all my fellow research administrators! I hope your new year is off to a great start. A new year offers a time for reflection and inspiration. It’s time to wipe the slate clean and start fresh. This year is shaping up to be an exciting one for many reasons but the internet has
Operational and Fiscal Management of Core Facilities: A Survey of Chief Research Officers In a series of articles, we will present the newest in research administration from the Journal of Research Administration. Read the full JRA here. Sharing research equipment and personnel across investigators and laboratories has a long-standing history
Reflections from a Fellow in the Journal of Research Administration’s Author Fellowship Program In a series of articles, we will present the newest in research administration from the Journal of Research Administration. Read the full JRA here. With the completion of the third cohort of the Journal of Research Administration’s Author Fellowship
Who Is Your SRAI Leadership: Meet the Western Section Treasurer & Alaska Chapter President In each monthly issue of the Catalyst, the “Who is your SRA Leadership?” column introduces you to the SRAI leadership, committee members and volunteers. This virtual platform serves as a good starting base for meeting the members of the SRAI community. This is
CMMC (Cybersecurity Maturity Model) Certification: February Coffee Talk Join us for your afternoon break for a casual conversation with peers for a chance to discuss and explore a single topic every other month. Everyone is invited. Coffee Talks are one-hour program that offers participants the opportunity to be involved either in-person or virtually.
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