Animal Use and Care
Contact, (865) 974-5548
Human Research Protection Program/IRB
Contact Jennifer Engle, (865) 974-7494
Radiological Materials
Contact Marsha Smith, (865) 974-5580
Biological Materials
Contact Brian Ranger, (865) 974-1938
Chemical Hazards and Other Health and Safety Issues
Contact Steve Crouch, (865) 974-4904
Visitors Engaged in Research
Contact Jane Burns, (865) 974-3526 or Sarah Pruett (865) 974-9918
Export Control
E-mail or directly contact Chris Godfrey, (865)974-0232, or Mary Jourdan (865) 974-5669
Responsible Conduct of Research
Contact Jane Burns, (865) 974-3526

At UTIA, we are committed to excellence in teaching, research, and public service. We are also committed to compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Given the ever-increasing number and complexity of laws, regulations, and requirements in today’s environment, UTIA compliance officers are here to help you fulfill your commitment to safety, ethical behavior, and compliance. This will allow you to concentrate on your excellent work with the least amount of frustration over the red tape. Please contact or 865-974-7375 for suggestions to help us meet this goal.

Looking for a form or policy related to compliance? Check out the Resources for UTIA Investigators. Also, visit the topic-specific compliance website and contact the appropriate compliance officer early to help you meet requirements and avoid delays in your work.

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Join us for lunch-time training sessions and other learning opportunities. See our Workshops & Learning Opportunities page for upcoming sessions and for archived materials and videos from previous sessions. This is a good resource for learning and mentoring.

For additional information, contact Jane Burns with any questions.