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Office of Research Integrity Assurance

Georgia Institute of Technology
Dalney Street Building
926 Dalney Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30332-4025

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Organizational Chart: Office of Research Integrity Assurance (PDF)

 

Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee - IACUC@gatech.edu

Oversight of vertebrate animals in research.

Director: 
Mary Beran - 404.385.2083 (office) or 404.290.2160 (cell/text)
Team: 
Ted Evans - 470.891.0132
Kristen Schuppe - 470.572.7447

Institutional Biosafety Committee - IBC@gatech.edu

Oversight involves Recombinant or Synthetic Nucleic Acid Molecules only (does not include select or biological agents, infectious or pathogenic agents, chemicals, sharps, lasers, radiation, thermal agents, or other biohazards).

Director: 
Mary Beran - 404.385.2083 (office) or 404.290.2160 (cell/text)
Team: 
Ted Evans - 470.891.0132
Kristen Schuppe - 470.572.7447

Institutional Review Board: Georgia Tech (Central) - IRB@gatech.edu

Oversight of research involving human subjects.

Director:
Kelly Winn - 404.385.2175 (office) or 470.513.0710 (cell/text)
Lead Contact:
Melanie Clark - 404.894.6942
Additional Contacts:
Scott Katz - 404.385.5208
Carolyn Sims - 404.894.6944
Leslie Garrett - tbd
VACANT - Research Associate  - IRB/Regulatory Affairs

Regulatory Affairs

Regulatory guidance and assistance for human subject research projects that include investigational drugs, investigational medical devices, IVDs, and biologics.

DIrector:
Kelly Winn - 404.385.2175 (office) or 470.513.0710 (cell/text)
Additional Contact:
Scott Katz - 404.385.5208
VACANT - Research Associate I - IRB/Regulatory Affairs

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Program

Oversight of sponsor and institutional RCR training requirements. For more information, visit https://rcr.gatech.edu/.

RCR Program Administrator:
Judy Willis, Office of Graduate Studies and Office of Research Integrity Assurance - 404.894.4764
RCR Program Director:
Jason Borenstein, School of Public Policy and Office of Graduate Studies - 404.385.2801

Institutional Review Entity (IRE) - Dual Use Research of Concern -  IBC@gatech.edu

Oversight of life sciences research that can be "reasonably anticipated to provide knowledge, information, products, or technologies that could be directly misapplied to pose a significant threat with broad potential consequences to public health and safety, agricultural crops and other plants, animals, the environment, material, or national security).

Mary Beran - 404.385.2083 (office) or 404.290.2160 (cell/text)

 


Update: Export Control

As of January 1, 2021 the Export Control program moved to the Office of General Counsel. Please include export@gatech.edu on all emails to ensure prompt service from Export & Trade Compliance.  

Export Team:

Lacee Harris, Export Control Compliance Manager - 404.894.8412 or 919.703-3432 (cell)
Sheila Cranman, Assistant Chief Counsel, Export & Trade - 404.894.8412 or 404.326.9383 (cell)
Terry Bridges, Director, Ethics & Compliance - 404.407.6972 (office) or 404.971.1528 (cell)

Export Empowered Officials:

Georgia Tech Research Corporation / Georgia Tech Applied Research Corporation
Sheila Cranman, Assistant Chief Counsel, Export & Trade - 404.894.8412 or 404.326.9383 (cell)
Terry Bridges, Director, Ethics & Compliance - 404.407.6972 (office) or 404.971.1528 (cell)
 
Georgia Institute of Technology
Sheila Cranman, Assistant Chief Counsel, Export & Trade - 404.894.8412
Terry Bridges, Director, Ethics & Compliance - 404.407.6972 (office) or 404.971.1528 (cell)
Darryl Lunon, Deputy General Counsel & Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer - 404.385.1608 (office)
Robert Butera, Vice President for Research Development and Operations - 404.894.2935 (office) 

Update: Conflict of Interest 

Conflict of Interest Management moved to the Office of General Counsel (Fall 2020). Please include COI@gatech.edu on all emails to ensure prompt service.  

Oversight includes research conflict of interest disclosures and management plans for research activities at Georgia Tech.

Team:
Terry Bridges, Director, Ethics and Compliance - 404.407.6972 or 404.894.8412
Aric Edwards - 470.269.5977
Kathy McGinn - 404.385.4702