Research Compliance Office
Ensuring Research Compliance
The Research Compliance Office (RCO) supports the research community by facilitating the investigation of research compliance concerns, overseeing research ethics and compliance education, and assisting other ethics, regulatory, and financial compliance programs across the University.
RCO manages the Certified Approver Community of Practice: Certified approvers are responsible for ensuring that expenditures are consistent with University policy, sponsor requirements, and applicable law.
View policies and procedures for reporting research-related compliance concerns, including for-cause investigations.
New metrics have been implemented to measure accountability regarding the protection of human subjects in research. You may review these metrics in the Inaugural AHRP Accountability Metrics report.
Access internal and external research ethics and compliance training resources, including mandatory Responsible Conduct of Research Core Curriculum.
See guidance on export controls and economic sanctions requirements.