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 Director of Finance and Administration

Upcoming Training

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Society of Research Administrators International 2019 Annual Meeting


Location: San Francisco, CA

October 19-23, 2019

Join fellow research administrators for the SRAI Annual Meeting!


The five-day event will bring together research administrators from around the world to explore the theme, Leading Change, Inspiring Excellence, and will feature subject matter experts from industry, government, health care organizations, non-profits, and institutions of higher education. Participants will receive continuing education units and credit for all modules and plenaries attended. In addition, visit the event page for details regarding certificates being offered at the meeting.

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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 Director of Finance and Administration or email