Notre Dame Research Administration provides support, training, and guidance for questions related to federal, departmental, or operational policies associated with research at the University.

Policy Guidance

Notre Dame Research Administration can assist on questions related to research policies, including both federal or University. All relevant policies can be found in the Resources Library section of the website.


Notre Dame Research Administration offers extensive training opportunities for University researchers, including faculty, staff, and students, with the goal of keeping Notre Dame researchers up-to-date with the latest information in order to remain competitive in the ever-changing research landscape.

In addition to training and educational opportunities, such as the signature certificate program in Research Administration, discussion forums, networking meetings, and print and online training materials for research administrators are available.

For more information on the training opportunities offered by Notre Dame Research, including the certificate program, please contact the Policy and Training team.

Upcoming Training

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

National Council of University Research Administrators Region IV Spring Meeting: The Sport of Research Administration


Location: Madison, Wisconsin

April 24-26, 2017

The NCURA Region IV Spring Meeting is a two and one half-day professional development and networking opportunity. Some topics covered include: pre-award, post-award, research compliance, and effort reporting. The regular conference is scheduled for April 24-26, and optional special interest workshops will be offered on April 23.…

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Sunday, August 6, 2017

Need More Information?

For more information on any of the policy and training services, including to request new training courses or materials, please contact the Policy and Training Team or email