Welcome to the Office of Research Administration

The Research Administration organization at Caltech provides a full range of central administration services in support of the Caltech faculty and their sponsored research programs. The Research Administration organization work closely with the Post Award Administration Office under the Associate Vice President for Finance, as well as with faculty, grant managers, Division Operations Officers, the Office of Research Compliance and others to assure effective compliance with Institute and sponsor requirements.

The Research Administration organization is headed by Richard Seligman, Associate Vice President for Research Administration, and reports to the Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer.

Research Administration includes Export Compliance and Office of Sponsored Research.