NCURA Webinar

"The Right Metrics: Choosing, Measuring and Evaluating Metrics to Drive Performance Success in Your Office"

Available Now On Demand!

Air Date: June 18, 2015 Eastern Time

What's measured improves” 
Peter F. Drucker

Our offices face a constant demand to analyze our operations, assess the impact of new regulations, predict changes in sponsor funding, and make informed decisions to better our institution and support our investigators. Analytics provide one of the cornerstones of our success. This 90 minute webinar will give you the information you need to ensure your office is working with the metrics that will drive performance success.

Webinar participants learning outcomes:

  • Strategies for identifying, organizing, and prioritizing the key metrics to track.
  • Strategies for evaluating how best to capture this information.
  • Strategies for communicating research administration metrics.
  • Strategies for helping others to understand why metrics are important…..and why we can’t track everything!


Continuing Education: 
Participants receive 1.5 hours of Continuing Education Credits - .15 CEUs


Kerry Peluso is a CPA and MBA with over 24 years of experience in research and grants administration. She is the Associate Vice President for Research Administration at Emory University where she is currently responsible for the Office of Sponsored Programs and the Office of Grants and Contracts Accounting. In this role at Emory University, Kerry has led the development of a comprehensive structure for monitoring research administration performance.

Webinar Reviews:


"This was the best presentation on Metrics we have seen to date!"

"Kerry Peluso is a great speaker. I would participate in future meetings she is teaching...very impressive command of the material."

 "I was very impressed with Kerry's breadth of knowledge."