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Making the Most of Your EAB University Research Partnership

Join EAB this winter for a (re)orientation to what’s in store within your EAB University Research membership to make sure you’re taking advantage of all of the university research tools and resources your institution has access to. Sessions are best suited for Facility officers and teams.

Underpinnings of the Cost of Competition in Research

Join us for monthly virtual sessions with other chief research officers as we discuss the underpinnings of the cost of competition in research. Attendees will be able to share what they are tackling at their institutions, and also hear about what others are experiencing across higher education. Sessions are best suited for Chief Research Officer, Vice Presidents of Research, and Assistant Vice President.

Research and Services

2022 Roundtable for Chief Roundtable Officers

In a past roundtable session, we explored the furthering of winner-take-most dynamics in research, how universities are thinking differently about their research investments and costs, and how the pandemic has heightened the next-level employability of research leaders.


Rethinking faculty data management and security in higher ed

Research universities are rethinking and reorganizing how they approach management and security of faculty data. While the NSPM-33 outlines important parameters for both universities and federal funding agencies, there are still many unanswered questions across the industry as it relates to implementation and downstream implications of this guidance.

How university research teams should approach change management

University research teams often face high barriers to change on campus. To better manage and communicate new initiatives, explore the major takeaways from EAB’s workshop on change management.

Hallmarks of an Antiracist Institution: The Behaviors and Actions that Promote Racial Justice in Education

The ongoing national conversation about the deadly impact of racism has created an urgency around the need for dramatic change at all levels of society.

Quick Reads

What the CHIPS and Science Act means for higher education

The Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors for America Act (CHIPS) and Science Act of 2022 is a $280B legislative package to support the U.S. semiconductor industry with new funding for manufacturing and research and development (R&D). Here’s what higher education leaders need to know.

Resilient Leadership Workshop: For College Presidents and Their Teams

Higher ed cabinet leaders are aware that leading in times of crisis is challenging. This EAB workshop highlights opportunities to learn from the pandemic and apply leadership lessons going forward.

3 Ways Institutions Can Help Expand Broadband

Learn how universities can leverage governmental and corporate funding currently available, collect necessary data, and organize community partnerships now to better prepare their communities for broadband development in this interactive infographic.


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Associate Director, Research Development

Improve economic development communications

We've identified five major trends to consider when communicating about institutional economic development activity and goals.

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University Research Forum

Equipping Chief Research Officers with best practices and implementation support to more effectively craft and implement a winning growth strategy, communicate with campus stakeholders, and better align long-term planning with research funding realities.

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