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RAP: Getting Started

The Research Administration Portal contains many pages of information, resources, and hyperlinks to other websites. We have written some tips and tricks to help you navigate RAP so you can quickly find the information you need.

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UF RA Directory

Looking for a UF Research Administrator? Use our handy directory to search by Name (full or partial), Department, or Job Title.

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UF Research Office Directory

Looking for a Research Office, Center, or Core? We searched the UF internet and complied a list of UF Research Offices/Centers/Cores at the University, College, and even Department levels.

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We develop and collect RA resources and group them into workflow-specific toolkits. Toolkits include forms, checklists, and links to guidance that help you manage your research portfolio.

The Research Project Lifecycle

A research project follows a linear lifecycle that can include finding funding, developing and submitting proposals, negotiating agreements, and other steps needed to successfully implement the award or contract.

Research Project Lifecycle

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Dictionary of Research Terms & Acronyms

Confused by a research term or acronym? We have collected over 800 of them and listed them in a searchable table.

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Find F&A IDC Rates Fast!

Need to confirm an F&A IDC rate? Use our SUPER QUICK F&A look-up table!

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Social Media

UF Research has a presence across many social media platforms. Following can be a great way to stay in touch with the importance of our research mission.

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Contact Us!

This portal has been developed by UF research administration volunteers as a hub for all information related to research administration. Do you have a question, comment, or suggestion about this site? Is there a resource you would like to contribute?

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RAP News

UF Clinical Research Resumption Plan

The UF Office of Clinical Research has published guidance for resuming all UF health-related human subjects research.


UF|Research Resumption Plan

The University of Florida is beginning the process for reengaging on-campus research activities which have been interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.


Rescheduled MainSpring Seminar: International…

The expectations related to disclosure and participation in international activities are changing rapidly. In this forum, we will discuss all facets…


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