Research Administration Systems


The portfolio of Research Administration Systems supports the University’s research enterprise from an administrative, financial, and compliance perspective in accordance with federal and Harvard policies and regulations. We support research administrators, compliance officers, and researchers across the University.

IT Services

  • Human subjects research protocol creation, management, and compliance (ESTR)
  • Research overhead indirect cost rate negotiation and support (CRIS)
  • Effort reporting (ecrt) Sponsor invoicing, management, and reporting (FRAP)
  • Research administration and management (GMAS)
  • PI reporting and forecasting (Principal Investigator Dashboard)

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