The Research Administration division of the GIS is the institute’s supporting arm. Not unlike the oil that lubricates the engine, the main function of this division is to ensure the smooth-running of the scientific research activities of the institute.

It comprises the following offices:

Office of Academic Affairs

Office of Corporate Communications

Office of Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Office of Facility Planning & Laboratory Safety

Office of Finance

Office of Grant Management

Office of Human Resources

Office of Procurement

Office of Research IT

Office of Research Operations

Office of Research Planning & Management

Office of Strategic Alliances

Office of Training & Diversity