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Office of the President Presidential Committees

Conflict of Interest Review Committee

Function

  • Reviews all pertinent documentation, including conflict of interest applications and management plans, relating to potential or actual financial conflict of interest cases based on federal and state law and University policy referred by the vice president for research
  • Recommends to the vice president for research what conditions and restrictions, if any, should be imposed by the University to manage the potential or actual financial conflict of interest

Composition and tenure

  • Minimum of 6 faculty with 3-year terms, appointed by the president upon recommendation of the vice president for research. (F)
  • Chair shall be appointed by the president upon recommendation of the vice president for research.
  • Ex officio, voting members (X)
  • Director, Office of Research Assurances
  • Director, Office of Commercialization
  • Director, Office of Research Operations and Support, who serves as coordinator

Quorum: more than 50% of the voting members

Responsible to the president through the vice president for research.

Committee
membership

Mealey, Katrina
Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology Department (F)
Chair: 2015-2016
Committee term end: 2017

Cook, Diane
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (F)
Committee term end: 2016

Kluzik, Mike
Office of Research Assurances (X)
Ex officio

Lavine, Laura
Agricultural Research Center (F)
Committee term end: 2017

Lazarus, Andrea
Clinical Health Sciences (F)
Ex officio

Mazur, Ursula
Department of Chemistry (F)
Committee term end: 2017

Nordquist, Dan
Office of Research Operations and Support (X)
Ex officio

Pappu, Sita
Office of Commercialization (X)
Ex officio

Shirazi, Behrooz
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (F)
Committee term end: 2017

Washington State University