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Research Administrator Forum

9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Specifically for department administrators, this forum features presentations and updates by various research administration and compliance offices at WashU, disseminating important information regarding research-related regulations, policies and programs.

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The Zoom link will be emailed to all registrants the day before the forum.

Because we are meeting virtually, there will be one forum for both campuses.


  1. Contingent Workers in Research
    Meredith Moore, Director, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
  2. External Professional Activities Policy
    Alan Fellers, Director for Research Conflicts of Interest
    Office of Research Integrity and Ethics
  3. Sponsored Projects Accounting Updates
    Joe Gindhart, Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance & Sponsored Projects
    Sponsored Projects Accounting & Office of Sponsored Research Services
  4. Office of Sponsored Research Services & Research Management System Updates
    Teri Medley, Director of Grants
    Office of Sponsored Research Services
  5. STAR Bootcamp
    Cynthia McKenna, STAR Program Manager
    Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
  6. Researcher Forum Update
    Iris Dickhoff-Peper, Director, Research Education & Information
    Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
  7. Internal Selections
    Catherine Determan, Funding Resource Coordinator
    Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research

Visit the Research Administrator Forums page for additional information, including access to the archive of presentations and handouts. Handouts will be posted for June as they become available.

To suggest a speaker or topic of interest for future forums, please contact

Please contact Kaylee Gottschalk at