The National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) is an organization of individuals involved in the administration of sponsored programs at colleges, universities and teaching hospitals.

Region II, the Mid-Atlantic region, is the most populous of NCURA's seven regional chapters, encompassing Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Washington, DC, and West Virginia.

2015 Spring Meeting Workshops

The Program Development Committee will be hosting two half-day workshops in concert with the 2015 Region II Spring Meeting in Baltimore, MD.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

1:00p – 4:30p

Building Blocks for Research Administration

Contracts: Federal, Federal Flow-Through Contracting with Industry and Universities

Interested attendees may register separately or as part of their registration for the entire conference.

Hot Topics in Research Compliance Workshop at Christiana Care Health Care System

Region II is pleased to present a half-day workshop at Christiana Care Health Care System in Newark, DE, on Monday, July 13, 2015.

Hot Topics in Research Compliance

July 13, 2015

Ammon Education Center, Newark, DE

Half Day/$125.00 (8:00a-12:00p/Continental Breakfast at 7:30a)

Register Online Here

To pay by check, complete the registration form and return by July 6, 2015.


Book Your Hotel Room Now For Baltimore 2015

The Hilton Baltimore is now accepting room reservations for our Spring Meeting in Baltimore, MD, from April 26-29, 2015.  Check out the Spring Meeting website for more information!

Building Blocks for Research Administration Workshop at Thomas Jefferson University

Region II is pleased to present a full-day workshop at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA, on Thursday, April 9, 2015.

Building Blocks for Research Administration

April 9, 2015

Blumle Life Sciences Building, Philadelphia, PA

Full Day/$175.00 (9:00a-4:00p/Continental Breakfast at 8:30a)

Register Online Here

To pay by check, complete the registration form and return by April 2, 2015.


Save The Date!

NCURA Region II Spring Meeting // Hilton Baltimore // Baltimore, Maryland // April 26-April 29, 2015

Region II’s 2015 Spring Meeting will be held in downtown Baltimore, Maryland, at the Hilton Baltimore. The Hilton is within walking distance to many of Baltimore’s most visited attractions, including the Inner Harbor.

The Hilton overlooks Oriole Park at Camden Yards, one of the nation’s finest baseball stadiums. It is next door to the Camden Station of the Marc Train Line for Washington, DC, commuters, as well as the Light Rail Line from Baltimore’s Penn Station and the Baltimore-Washington International Airport, for easy access from most of the East Coast.

Hope to see you there!!!

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PDC Workshop Flyer

Be sure to check out the updated flyer for our PDC workshops, which includes details on several new offerings!  And don’t forget to keep tabs on the PDC page for a listing of all upcoming sessions.

Election Results

NCURA Region II is pleased to announce the following new officers for 2015:


Chair-Elect: Erin Bailey, University of Buffalo

Regionally Elected Member to the National Board:  Cheryl Williams, University of Rochester

Treasurer-Elect: Jennifer Rosa, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia


Elections 2014 Results

Dear NCURA Region II Members:

The officers of NCURA Region II are pleased to announce that the election for 2014 positions is now complete.  Three officer positions were selected this year:


Jill Frankenfield, University of Maryland, College Park


Charles Bartunek, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Health


Tim Schailey, Christiana Care Health System

Thank you for your participation and for making your voice heard.

2014 Spring Meeting – Save the date!

May 4-7, 2014

Joint meeting with Region III

TradeWinds Island Grant Resort, St. Pete Beach, Florida

More details to come soon!

Steering Committee Minutes, November 2013

Minutes from the November 2013 Steering Committee meeting