NCURA Global Traveling Workshop Faculty


Function of Position: To teach the foundations of research administration and selected topics while serving as an ambassador of NCURA and the research administration profession at Global Traveling Workshops.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities & Time Devoted:
Workshop faculty teach specific topical areas (U.S. federal grants for non-U.S. institutions, compliance, pre-award, post-award) to the research administrators and managers in a non-U.S. setting. Each workshop is team taught. Workshops range from 1 to 5 days in length depending on the topics requested, and the travel time may require an additional 1-3 days, depending on the location.  Faculty may be asked to participate in one to three offerings per year, expected to prepare for workshops, and involved in regular update and review of the curriculum.


The most successful candidates will demonstrate:
Knowledge and/or Skills – Experience as an NCURA Traveling Workshop faculty member.            
Excellent facilitation and communication skills in a cross-cultural and/or non-U.S. setting are required.
Have demonstrated leadership in the field of research administration, with experience in global research collaboration.
Requirement: Status as a current regular member of NCURA.

Training and Support: The SCGA and NCURA staff will provide necessary orientation and support.

Additional Information (Benefits, Cost Reimbursement and Travel Requirements)
The opportunity to share your research administration knowledge and serve as an ambassador of the profession as well as the organization

You will receive an honorarium for each session you teach. You will additionally be reimbursed for your travel expenses.

Application Deadline: April 13, 2018

To Apply:

This application form is for NCURA Region 8 members only:
Applicants should have experience teaching current or past workshop or concurrent session.
Send your current resume / CV to the submission e-mail (

Please click the link below and complete your application.

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If you have taught a past workshop before, you do not need to complete this application.

Contact Information: 

Clair Chen, Manager, NCURA Global ( / +1-202-466-3894)

Dana Gresham, Associate Coordinator, Membership, NCURA Global ( / +1-202-466-3894)

Agatha Keller, Chair of the Select Committee on Global Affairs (