RAN Meeting - May 17, 2017

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RAN Meeting - May 17, 2017

By The Research Administration Advisory Council (RAAC) Communications Subcommittee

When and where

Date and time

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 · 2 - 3:30pm EDT


Michigan League 911 North University Avenue Webcast - http://orsp.umich.edu/ran-meeting-live-stream Ann Arbor, MI 48104


Research Administrators’ Network Meeting


May 17, 2017

2:00-3:30 p.m.

Michigan League Ballroom

Webcast - http://orsp.umich.edu/ran-meeting-live-stream

Welcome & Introductions [2:00-2:10]

  • Becky O’Brien, RAAC Communications Subcommittee Chair

  • Daryl Weinert, Associate Vice President for Research, Business Operations, Guest Emcee

Updates [2:10-2:40]

  • Sponsored Programs, Bryan VanSickle, Financial Sr. Manager, Sponsored Programs [2:10-2:20]

  • ITS, Carolyn Pappas, ERP Business Systems Analyst Senior, ITS [2:20-2:30]

  • Office of Research & Sponsored Projects, Craig Reynolds, Director, ORSP [2:30 - 2:40]

Professional Development Spotlight [2:40-3:05]

  • Announcements: Professional Societies Updates, Others?

  • UM Research Development Conference, Jill Jividen, Asst. Director for Research Development

  • Navigate Training Program Updates, David Mulder, Training Manager, ORSP

Featured Presentation [3:05-3:25]

  • Small Company Innovation Program (SCIP) in the Institute for Research on Labor, Employment, and the Economy (IRLEE)

  • Kristin Burgard, Professional Research Associate, SCIP

  • Mike Forbis, Program Manager, SCIP

Closing Remarks [3:25-3:30]

*2017 U-M Office of Research Staff Recognition Awards*

  • Ceremony & Reception immediately following 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

  • Michigan League, 2nd Floor, Vandenberg Room

  • Congratulations to Kathy DeWitt, Carrie Disney, and Nick Prieur!


RAN schedule for the rest of this Academic Year:


Ideas for a future meeting? Contact ran-plans@umich.edu


Brought to you by the Research Administration Advisory Council (RAAC) Communications Subcommittee.

About the organizer

The Research Administration Advisory Council (RAAC) Communications Subcommittee hosts the Research Administrators Network (RAN) meetings. 

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