Catalyst


SRAI’s monthly electronic newsletter, SRAI Catalyst, features insights from top professionals in research management and administration, informs readers of SRAI’s extensive conference and educational offerings, recognizes members for their achievements and provides a space to network and learn more about the structure, functions and people of SRAI.

Catalyst Contributor: Submit book or article reviews, informative features, professional milestones or assist in authoring one of our already established columns for our monthly newsletter, SRAI Catalyst. Interested? Contact us to discuss article ideas or how you can get involved. Email: catalyst@srainternational.org

by seema.dhindaw@nyumc.org on Thursday, August 31, 2017

We know that it is still August, but in less than a month it is again this time of the year: National Research Administrator Day, September 25.... Read more

Tagged with: Professional Development, Research Administration, Webinars

by SRA International on Thursday, August 31, 2017

The Education and Professional Development Committee (EPDC) of SRAI, provides educational programming and support to respond to daily challenges and changes in the profession, while enhancing professional development for SRA International Members.... Read more

Tagged with: Membership, Volunteer

by Katie Watkins on Thursday, August 31, 2017

Are you interested in writing articles on different topics and want to be part of a committee? If so, the Catalyst committee is calling out our volunteers!... Read more

Tagged with: Volunteer

by Annedorte Vad on Thursday, August 31, 2017

I became a member of SRA in 2012 when I attended my first ever SRA Annual Meeting and I distinctively remember the Section business meeting where I walked up to Mark Hochman, the new Section President, and said I would like to volunteer for the organization too.... Read more

Tagged with: Membership, Volunteer

by SRA International on Thursday, August 31, 2017

Our employees are what truly make SRAI a diverse and unique place to work. We have some pretty amazing people with many backgrounds and different personalities who have a real passion for what they do.... Read more

Tagged with: Membership, Research Administration

by Debra Shaller-Demers on Thursday, August 31, 2017

We love sharing good news and offering a well-deserved slap on the back for recent personal and/or professional achievement. In keeping with that sentiment, please join with us as we congratulate Michael Owen on his new position at Brock University.... Read more

Tagged with: Kudos Korner, Leadership, Membership

by Devin Kreuger on Thursday, August 31, 2017

‘Bonjour!’ from the Great White North, eh! Worry not. I guarantee that there will be no sign of snow, white or otherwise, when you visit us in Vancouver for the 2017 Annual Meeting.... Read more

Tagged with: 2017 Annual Meeting, Membership

by Tonya Edvalson on Thursday, August 31, 2017

As a Membership Committee, we are always wondering what our new members are thinking about us. We thought, “Why not ask?”... Read more

Tagged with: Membership, Networking, Professional Development

by SRA International on Thursday, August 31, 2017

American research universities currently face an environment of change, marked by broad opportunities for growth in terms of research development, as well as many challenges (Brint, 2005).... Read more

Tagged with: Membership

by SRA International on Thursday, August 31, 2017

Change. It is a very small word...only six letters...and yet, the meanings connoted arouse great emotions, including fear, anxiety, and occasionally great enthusiasm.... Read more

Tagged with: Membership

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