Lessons Learned from ARRA Webinar

Research Development Services is hosting an interactive webinar concerning how faculty today may be able to prepare for future stimulus funding. A panel of UArizona faculty will generously share their experiences during the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. “One time ARRA funding was responsible for a sizable amount of academic R&D expenditures from 2010 to 2012 (over $9.3b). ARRA expenditures peaked in 2011 at $4.2b.” (view source).


The panel will be moderated by Neal Armstrong, Associate Vice President, Research. The panelists are

  • Andrew Comrie, Professor & Associate Director, School of Geography & Development
  • Nirav Merchant, Director, Cyber Innovation & Director, Data Science Institute
  • Paul Sandoval, Director, Postaward Services, Sponsored Projects & Contracting Services


The webinar is open to anyone (faculty, students, staff) affiliated with UArizonaRegistration is required.


11 a.m. to Noon July 14, 2020