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Recent Additions to the Website

Research Administration Fundamental Training 

Presented by OSP and VPF

Fundamentals: Sponsored Project Closeout  — Wednesday, May 17, 2017 10:00 am - 11:30 am 
For those who are, or will be, involved in sponsored projects administration. Those who attend this course can expect to learn common issues in Sponsored Project Closeout, from project end to final reports.

More information about course content and registration links

Join the MIT Research Administration Listserv

All administrative, financial and central office staff involved in the administration of sponsored projects at MIT should be subscribed to the RA Listserv*.  Subscribers receive official messages and announcements from OSP with important information about

  • Funding opportunities
  • FY F&A, EB and VA rates
  • Changes to policies and procedures affecting research
  • Kuali Coeus updates
  • OSP Forums and other learning opportunities

Research Administration Training for MIT Employees

2017 Schedule - Open-enrollment courses now open for registration.

Kuali Coeus Maintenance

Kuali Coeus will periodically undergo routine maintenance. This routine maintenance will take less than 1 hour, and will occur during non business hours (sometime between 10pm and 6am, EST).  If there are any outages during normal business hours or that will take more than 1 hour, advance notification will be posted on this website and MIT’s IS&T Services down website (http://3down.mit.edu/3down), and an email will be sent to the Community via ra_ls@mit.edu.

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