Required Workshops for Research Administrator Level II

Required Workshops

  • Export and Sanctions Training for Administrative Staff

  • The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Executing and Managing Federal Contracts

*Required workshops include a quiz that must be completed. You must score a 100% on the quiz to meet the requirements for the Level II program. You can take the quiz as many times as necessary.

Elective Workshops (choose any 3)

  • Writing Successful Grants

  • Proposal Evaluation: Grant Reviewer Exercise

  • Finding Funding Using Online Databases to Locate Sponsors

  • Building the NSF Grant

  • Building the NIH Grant

  • Cayuse

  • Grant Proposal I: Building in Quality Education, Outreach and Diversity
  • Advanced Cost Sharing


  • IACUC Post Approval Monitoring

  • IRB Post Approval Monitoring

  • Research Misconduct and Conflict of Interest

  • Handling NSF Proposal Submission and After Award Compliance

  • Handling NIH Proposal Submission and After Award Compliance

  • Commercializing VT Inventions

As opportunities arise, the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation (OVPRI) may sponsor and/or host other workshops, webinars, or conferences that may be acceptable as electives toward this certificate.