Training

The following training opportunities are available to Northwestern University administrators. They are recommended for those who handle sponsored research projects.

Introduction to Salary Cost Transfers Online Mini Course
This Financial Operations online course provides training on the appropriate situations and methods for salary cost transfers on sponsored projects.

Introduction to Effort Reporting Online Mini Course
This Financial Operations online course provides training on effort reporting and certification.

Office for Research - Training page
This collection of research related training links by the Office for Research includes Animal Subject Research Training, Grantsmanship Training, Human Subjects Research Training, Research Safety Training, and Responsible Conduct of Research Training.

Research Administration Training
This quarterly Office of Research Integrity course provides training on research administration at Northwestern University.

Project Café Training (scroll to Grants)
These periodic Project Café courses provide training on using NU systems for grant administration.

NCURA Training Videos
The National Council of University Research Administrators has produced a series of training videos available for free on their YouTube channel.