University of Southern California

Research

Research Administrators

The Office of Research has created a webpage to serve as a resource for USC research administrators and staff. The information provided below is a broad overview and intended for internal personnel assisting USC faculty and research investigators on a grant proposal application, research program, budget, training and resources. For Service Commitments of the Office of Research and the departments within, download here.

Materials & References

Who Do I Call If? Contact List 5/9/17
Guide to Research 8/9/17
Guide to Clinical Research at USC 01/29/16
Research Coordinator’s Resources
Submitting Proposals: Instructions and Guidance
Rates at a Glance

Software

TARA: Total Access for Research Administration System
Kuali Financial System (KFS)
Workday

Training

Research Training Finder
Clinical Research Orientation– Videos and Certification

Events & Workshops

Research Administrator’s Forum
Office of Research Calendar

Grants & Awards at USC

Sponsored Research Database
Business Intelligence- Reports and Award Data

Important Contacts & Campus Offices

Award & Account Set-up

Financial

Policies & Procedures

Animal & Human Subjects Research

Intellectual Property, Patents & Agreements

Listserv, Newsletter & Bulletin Subscriptions

Clinical Trials Office (CTO)

Department of Contracts & Grants (DCG)

Office of Compliance (OOC)

Office for the Protection of Research Subjects (OPRS)

External Resources- Subscriptions, Memberships, Training

COMMENTS/SUGGESTIONS: We encourage and value comments and/or suggestions provided by USC Research Administrators. Submit your comments to: usccer@usc.edu, with the subject line: “RA Page Comment

Research Calendar

Submit an Event

How to submit your event

See all events in the USC Research Calendar.