SRA International’s monthly newsletter is your gateway to what is trending in research administration.  The Catalyst features insights from the top professionals in research management as well as keeping you up-to-date on the unbeatable educational offerings from SRA International.

by SRA International on Monday, February 27, 2017

MarkVCID brings team science approach to small vessel disease biomarkers in the brain.... Read more

Tagged with: NIH

by SRA International on Monday, February 27, 2017

Imagine winning a cruise only to find out you have to pay for taxes and port fees and excursions and drinks ... not to mention a new wardrobe! All of a sudden you are cost sharing your FREE vacation!... Read more

Tagged with: Webinars

by SRA International on Friday, February 24, 2017

Proposal would quantify how much reward authors should receive on projects with multiple authors. Scholars who publish research with hundreds of co-authors should receive no more than one-third of the current credit they get for such papers, according to a proposed formula designed to eradicate “gift authorship."... Read more

by SRA International on Thursday, February 23, 2017

Last year, NSF issued its first grants for NSF INCLUDES, a major addition to our portfolio of programs seeking to broaden participation in science and engineering (S&E). In January, I had a chance to meet with the recipients of those grants at our first meeting for principal investigators.... Read more

Tagged with: NSF

by SRA International on Sunday, February 19, 2017

Don’t miss out on attending the Research Integrity Management Intensive Workshop, June 22-23 at George Mason University, Arlington Campus!... Read more

Tagged with: Compliance

by William F. Hoffman, Jr. on Saturday, February 18, 2017

As we begin to thaw out from the many snowstorms and ice storms that have ravaged our Section recently, I want everyone to think of pristine sandy beaches, warm ocean breezes, a luau, wonderful ocean views for a moment.... Read more

Tagged with: Northeast Section

by on Thursday, February 16, 2017

The Southern and Midwest Sections will be making beautiful music at the Southern / Midwest Section Meeting to be held in exciting Nashville, TN, May 7 – 10, 2017. Early Bird registration deadline is drawing near – take advantage of the discount and register by March 30.... Read more

Tagged with: Midwest Section, Professional Development, Southern Section

by SRA International on Thursday, February 16, 2017

The 2017 Spring Intensive Training Programs at the Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square, April 19-21, 2017. The program provides an opportunity for mid-level research managers and administrators to concentrate on a specific area that supports their professional growth. Don’t miss this outstanding learning opportunity: 2 days and 3 intensive trainings to choose from.... Read more

Tagged with: Grants, Leadership, Post-award

by Lisa Walker on Wednesday, February 15, 2017

North Carolina Chapter Meeting, March 17, 2017, at Wake Forest University. Register Now.... Read more

Tagged with: North Carolina Chapter, Professional Development, Southern Section

by SRA International on Friday, February 10, 2017

Registration to attend the SRA International Winter Board Meeting via conference call or onsite (at own expense) is now open. You must be a Full Member of SRA International to attend.... Read more