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2021 Research Administrators Symposium

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Be sure to register ASAP to reserve your spot at a special in-person* Networking Event at Draft & Table on September 30 at 2:30 PM!

A chance to re-connect and network with fellow Research Administrators in person. Meet new colleagues. Light refreshment and Hors d'Oeuvres will be served.

*In-person event subject to university, local, and state public health restrictions

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Please submit your question(s) for the fireside chat with VPR Fisher

    WHEN: September 29th - 30th, 2021; 8am - 12pm

    REGISTRATION: Click to register (Registration closes September 27th, 2021 at 5:00pm.)


    This year the symposium planning team is presenting for the first time, a few pre-recorded sessions. Checkout the workshop description page.

    If you are having trouble registering, please submit a ticket to

About the Event

The OVPR is pleased to host the 5th Annual Research Administrators Symposium. The RA Symposium will offer informative sessions and workshops over Zoom as well as an in-person networking opportunity*. Featuring two engaging mornings of virtual workshops and trainings, and keynotes with Dr. Heather Edgar and Dr. Ellen Fisher, this annual symposium is all about YOU—the research administrators of UNM!

*subject to change based on local and state health regulations.

Event Planning and Coordinators

Greg Trejo

Strategic Support Manager,
Office of the Vice President for Research

Natalie Rogers

Communications and Outreach Specialist,
Office of the Vice President for Research

Tabitha Thomas

Administrative Coordinator,
Office of the Vice President for Research

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