Certified Approver Advisory Committee (CAAC)

The Certified Approver Advisory Committee (CAAC) serves as a liaison between the Certified Approver User Group and RIO's Research Integrity and Compliance (RIC) team. CAAC consists of seven members who represent Certified Approvers at both the collegiate and department levels. Each member serves a two-year term through an election held by the Certified Approvers. The CAAC chair is appointed on an annual basis.

Staff members from RIC, Sponsored Projects Administration, and Sponsored Financial Reporting offices serve as resources for CAAC in an ex-officio capacity. CAAC Operating Principles.

Certified Approver Advisory Committee members:

  • Attend monthly meetings to facilitate the functioning of CA program
  • Serve as chair of a subcommittee
  • Plan and conduct continuing education events

CAAC Meetings & Member Information

CAAC meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of each month, 1:00-2:30pm via zoom.

CA User Group Meeting: View a recording of the FY23 May User Group.

See the most recent and archival CAAC Meeting Agendas & Notes.

See the FY24 CAAC Member List.