2 Day Research Administration Training for Department Administrators

Sponsored Programs will be running a 2-Day Research Administration Training for Department Administrators at BU, covering the entire grant project lifecycle. This training is ideal for anyone who is new to sponsored research at BU with grant management responsibilities. DAs who have never attended an in-person DA training are especially encouraged to attend.

Topics will include:

  • Proposal Development
  • JIT Requests
  • Subaward Lifecycle
  • Cost Principles
  • Salary Management & Effort
  • Property & Cash Management
  • Cost Transfers
  • Closeouts

Date and Time:

The training will run from 8:30 – 4:00, in person, on Wednesday March 29th and Wednesday April 5th, hosted at 25 Buick St., Room 290. Registrants must commit to attending both days. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.


To participate, please complete the registration form as soon as possible! Registrants must commit to attending both days. Registration is capped at 20 attendees and will be enrolled based on registration date.

Register for the 2 Day DA Training



Boston University strives to be accessible, inclusive and diverse in our facilities, programming and academic offerings. Your experience of this event is important to us. If you have a disability (including but not limited to learning or attention, mental health, concussion, vision, mobility, hearing, physical or other health related), require communication access services for the deaf or hard of hearing, or believe that you require a reasonable accommodation for another reason please contact Catherine Ahern via email at cmahern@bu.edu by March 8th, 2023, to discuss your needs.


If you have questions or would like more information about the training, please contact Catherine Ahern.

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