The Society of Research Administrators International (SRA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit founded in 1967 and headquartered in Falls Church, Va. The society has over 4,000 members who work in research administration at hospitals, universities, nonprofits and at the federal government. Most of the membership is U.S. based research administrators; however, approximately 5 percent of the members are from abroad.
The society holds one annual conference for research administrators each year. Two regional section meetings are also offered, along with approximately a dozen chapter meetings. SRA is governed by a Board of Directors, whose 10 members are elected by the membership.