Office of Research Administration

Frequently Asked Questions

For Administrators

The ORA Forms Page has been relocated to the ORA JeffHub Community, inside of the Forms folder.

If you have any access issues, please contact Timothy Schailey at 215-503-1295 or

The Policies page on the University website includes a lot of helpful information.  

For Researchers

For a complete list of ORA staff, please check here

Your Pre-Award Grants Specialist will be able to answer questions about an award that is currently in-process.

The ORA Industry-Sponsored Contracts team works with investigators and industry sponsors to negotiate the contracts and budgets for all clinical research studies funded by a private, for-profit entity.

This page is for new Principal Investigators and their Support Personnel looking for information on what they need to do to begin working with animals. 

Please contact your RACE Grants Administrator in order to request and process your research, clinical or collaborative contract.  The RACE Grants Administrator will assist you in collecting the necessary information.

For Visitors

The Institutional Data Chart along the right side menu includes much of the detail you may need.  

The Subawards Manager will be able to answer questions about an award that is currently in-process.  For information on a proposal that was submitted but not yet funded, please check with the RACE administrator that prepared your application.