The Research Compliance & Safety Committee is composed of experts in relevant content areas. Our goal is to establish responsive and adaptable phases for the resumption of in-person research at Teachers College (TC), both on- and off-campus. Our goal is to develop protocols and procedures to maintain safety and compliance with all Federal, State, City, and College requirements for human subjects research. Personnel on the Research Ramp-Up Task Force include the individuals and departments listed below, with input from additional campus experts as consultants.
|Name||Campus Role||Committee Role|
|Dr. Karen Froud||Faculty (Department of Biobehavioral Sciences), Principal Investigator (Neurocognition of Language Lab), Chair of the Institutional Review Board||Co-Chair|
|Dr. Myra Luna-Lucero||Research Compliance Director, Institutional Review Board (IRB) - IRB@tc.edu||Co-Chair|
|Yeremy Chavez||Director of Public Safety Administration and Systems - email@example.com||Member|
|Natasha Guadalupe||Interim Director of the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) - firstname.lastname@example.org||Member|
|Eileen Hawley Nigro||Senior Sponsored Research Administrator - email@example.com||Member|
|Thomas Kaplan||Risk Manager, Office of Risk Management - firstname.lastname@example.org||Member|
|Vincenzo Lippiello||Assistant General Counsel, Office of the General Counsel - email@example.com||Member|
|Patrick Mathelier||Director of Environmental Health and Safety - firstname.lastname@example.org||Member|
|John Olsen||Maintenance Project Manager, Office of Facilities Management - email@example.com||Member|
|Katie Schmitt||Director of Special Projects, Office of the Provost - firstname.lastname@example.org||Member|
|Kira Grant||Associate Director of Academic Affairs - email@example.com||Member|
Additional consultation and support come from Kailee Kodama Muscente, Research Compliance Administrative Coordinator; Teachers College Information Technology; the Office of International Students and Scholars; the Office of Access and Support for Individuals with Disabilities; the Office of External Affairs; the Office for Diversity and Community Affairs; Graduate Student Life & Development; the Office of Teacher Education; and other campus experts as needed.