Welcome to the Virginia Chapter of the Society of Research Administrators International (SRAI). We proudly serve the state of Virginia with education, professional development, and networking opportunities. We are a vibrant network providing access to the changing research management landscape and fostering relationships among collaborating institutions.


Your SRAI membership connects you with the global research administration community and progresses your career while keeping your skills sharp. SRAI Full membership includes all the benefits SRAI has to offer and discounts on several of the most popular offerings including webinars, LevelUP micro-credentialing, and online training programs. SRAI Full or Chapter membership is required to participate in Chapter activities Click here for member benefits and categories.

Consider becoming more involved in the Chapter by volunteering for a committee or running for a Leadership position. We look forward to seeing you at our Chapter events!


Becoming an active member in the Virginia Chapter is a great way to learn more about research administration as well as providing many other great benefits. Take part in the following opportunities:

  • Receive continuing education credit by attending a Chapter Meeting or Chapter Chat.
  • Exposure and experience as a presenter.
  • Network with other engaged research administration professionals.
  • A valuable resource for information, training, and employment opportunities

Come join the excitement and momentum of our chapter! For questions, contact Jose Alcaine, President, at jgalcaine@vcu.edu.

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Chapter Chat | How Can We Work Smarter Not Harder: Time Management, Flextime, and Work-Life Balance
Friday, May 5, 2:30 pm ET
Speaker(s): Kayla Calvo, Director of Finance, integrated Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia, University of Virginia
Moderator: Jose G. Alcaine, Director of Research Services/Affiliate Faculty, School of Education, Virginia Commonwealth University
Pre-register by May 4!

2023 Virginia Chapter Meeting
Friday, July 14
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
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