conflict of interest

Compliance corner: When students work for faculty members in outside interests

Posted by on September 21, 2020

Often students become involved in businesses or companies in which faculty members have an outside interest. A conflict of interest may exist in this situation. In these cases, the Conflict of Interest Committee determines if a faculty member has a conflict regarding the student.

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Senior compliance manager joins sponsored programs

Posted by on August 19, 2020

The office of the vice chancellor for research and graduate studies welcomes Matthew A. Mertz as the new senior compliance manager at S&T. He began his duties on Aug. 10. Mertz will primarily manage compliance issues relating to the following:

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NIH reminds investigators to disclose all financial interests

Posted by on December 6, 2018

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently published a notice reminding investigators that they “must disclose all financial interests received from a foreign institution of higher education or the government of another country.” As a reminder, all sources of research support must be disclosed to the NIH. Where disclosures should be made:

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