Core 1 - (In-Person) Orientation and Fundamentals of Research Administration

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 -
9:00am to 11:30am


Life Sciences Lab building (LSL), Room 610

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This workshop is offered via Zoom.  The Zoom meeting connection information will be sent out to attendees a day prior to the training. If you have not received the link by that time, please check your "Junk" folder. 

This orientation is meant to introduce new staff and faculty to key concepts essential to research administration.  Participants will receive an introduction to the various offices that support the research mission at UMass. This orientation will also review the Federal guiding principles in research administration including an analysis of the Uniform Guidance and cost principles.

Topics covered include: 

• Overview of offices and functions

• OMB Uniform Guidance

• Cost Principles

• Understanding F&A and MTDC

• Overview of Research Compliance