Laurin and Sherry at work

Who we are

RAPID (Research Administration Performance Improvement and Development) aligns with the Two Years to Two Decades Initiative (2y2d) to improve and innovate work processes in the next two years in order to strategically prepare UW for the next twenty. more...

Process mapping

What we do

Services include consulting, facilitation and training on strategic planning, process improvement, change managem­ent, and other organizational development topics. We also provide support in develop­ing metrics and other success measures.

One of our trainings sessions in action

Why contact us

RAPID offers valuable organizational develop­ment services to help units achieve operational excellence. With support from the Office of Research, our services are free of charge to the campus community.

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News & Announcement

RAPID/OEI Projects

RAPID/OEI has worked with a variety of academic and administrative departments. RAPID/OEI Performance Measurements are found on the Office of Research iSTAR Quarterly Report.

Find & Share Improvements

Tell us about it! We are compiling a list of improvements made campus wide and would love to hear about improvements you've made. Share and view here!