CARA is a dynamic organization with a myriad of activities that benefit research administrators across Canada. Our members receive announcements via our list-serve and The CARA Connection, our e-newsletter. Additionally, anyone can follow us on Twitter, view our website, and join our LinkedIn group to experience all the work we are doing in such things as professional development, advocacy, and mentoring.

CARA West Conference

Please save the date for CARA West November 27, 28 and 29, 2019 at the Banff Centre and will be put on by the University of Calgary

CARA National Conference

Please save the date for CARA 2019:  May 26-29 in Montreal.

CARA is pleased to announce it is now accepting nominations for the  2019 CARA Awards. The CARA Awards are presented annually to recognize exceptional research administrators and celebrate achievements and contributions that have advanced our profession. The  Nominations are due December 1, 2018.                 


Learn about the upcoming Certificate in Research Administration and The Certificate in Research Management

Visit our Professional Development page for a list of upcoming webinars 

Visit our Volunteer page to get involved

CARA 2016 Video