RAN Meeting via Zoom!
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
2:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
* You must register in order to receive a personal link to the Zoom meeting.
Our guest emcee for the May Research Administrators' Network (RAN) meeting is Grace Wu. With 20 years of deep experience at the University of Michigan, Grace currently serves as the Managing Director of the Taubman Institute at the Medical School, overseeing finance, research administration, human resources, and development.
Our Guest Emcee
Grace Wu, MS
Managing Director of the Taubman Institute at the Medical School
We are excited to host guests from the Canadian Association of Research Administrators (CARA) who will provide valuable career information for research administrators. Additionally, we will have an overview of the newly-formed Innovation Partnerships organization, as well as our regular updates. We are excited to present these topics to you, and hope you will join us!
Canadian Association for Research Administrators
Director of Research Administration, Hamilton Health Sciences
Sarah and Katie, authors of Steer Your Career: A Research Administrator's Manual for Mapping Success, will present "Hit the Ground Running for Research Administrators." This presentation will include resources for excelling both in your current role and in career as a research administrator.
Associate Director, Corporate Research Partnerships - Engineering
Senior Industry Relations Manager, Group Lead
Maggie and John will present an overview of Innovation Partnerships and share resources that help with the commercial advancement of research ideas.
ORSP, ITS, Sponsored Program, and DEI Updates
We'll also have updates from the Office of Research & Sponsored Projects, ITS, Sponsored Programs, and the RAAC Diversity Equity, and Inclusion Workgroup.
RAN meetings are planned and facilitated by the Research Administration Advisory Council (RAAC) Communications Subcommittee. RAN meetings are held three times per year to share current U-M updates in research administration, along with an opportunity for over 300 unit administrators and central offices to gather collectively. All are welcome.
The RAAC Communications Subcommittee