The following offices assist with the solicitation, negotiation, and management of sponsored projects and gifts in support of research carried out at Johns Hopkins:
Johns Hopkins University Research Administration (JHURA) reviews and approves all sponsored proposals, and drafts, negotiates and signs all sponsored grants and contracts, including unfunded agreements such as nondisclosure agreements, for all JHU divisions other than SOM and KSAS. JHURA is also responsible for compliance and regulatory matters related to sponsored research, and includes the Office of Export Controls and the Office of Research Information Services (ORIS), the latter of which manages the Coeus system.
Leadership: Alexandra McKeown, Associate Vice Provost for Research Administration
The Business and Research Administration Office (BARA) of the Krieger School of Arts & Sciences works with principal investigators and department staff throughout the process of proposal development and submission, award negotiation, day-to-day award management, and award closeout, serving as a “one stop shop” for all sponsored project-related needs.
Leadership: Mary Louise Healy, Director of Research Administration, Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The School of Medicine Office of Research Administration reviews all sponsored research proposals and awards, reviews and negotiates all commercial Clinical Research agreements, and provides expertise in clinical research patient care coverage analysis, comprehensive budget development and budget negotiations with corporate sponsors.
Leadership: Michael Amey, Sr. Associate Dean for Research Affairs and Executive Director of Research Administration, School of Medicine