July 20, 2015

Monday, July 20, 2015

U’s Research Caliberstrengthen skills and retain top performers

  • This project is complete, but progress will continue to be tracked.
  • “Thursday Research Topics” session on Cost Share and Matching Processes (44 in-person attendees and more have viewed online)
  • Hosted National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) webinar on Uniform Guidance implementation

Pursue System Improvements:  implement tools that increase faculty and administrative efficiency; collaborate with KUMC where feasible

  • RIS is introducing a process to streamline QA queries reporting. Instead of QA owners receiving emailed reports which may or may not contain data, queries will be run by Production Control to a network location. Using JeffNet and Crystal reports to send files with >0 records, QA owners will know that a received file needs review. Three QA queries are being used for proof of concept with plans for several more in the near future.

KUCR Efficiencystrengthen operations, processes, and overall effectiveness

  • This project is complete.


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