Upcoming Professional Development Workshop: Building Blocks

Building Blocks

Thursday, August 23, 2018


9:00 am – 4:00 pm

(Continental Breakfast — 8:15 am)
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery 7th Floor
1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250

Instructors:  Erin Bailey, Chief Financial Officer, CTSI, University at Buffalo
Tim Schailey, Director of Research Administration, Thomas Jefferson University
Brian Squilla ,Vice President of Administration & Chief of Staff, Thomas Jefferson University

Course Description:  This full day workshop will provide knowledge, strategies, and tools to effectively manage sponsored projects.  We will discuss the federal regulations upon which institutional compliance is based; the administrative concepts of proposal submission; costing issues; the concept of effort; post award management; project closeout; compliance and audits.

Learning Objectives:
The purpose of this Workshop is to:
• Provide participants with a broad overview of the various aspects of Research Administration;
• Overview of the preaward processes;
• Gather basic understanding of post award such as allowability of costs, effort reporting, cost sharing, close outs, audits;

Prerequisites:  Basic Understanding of the management of sponsored projects.

Audience:                                                                                                               This workshop is targeted to personnel in all areas of Research Administration who would benefit from a better understanding of the various concepts of pre and post award processes for Research Administration.