The Office of Research Compliance provides assistance to faculty and oversight of research to ensure that all research at EMU is conducted responsibly, ethically, and within the current regulatory framework. The committees housed within the Office of Research Compliance are:
- The University Human Subjects Review Committee (UHSRC)
- The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
- The Academic Integrity Committee (AIC)
In addition, the Office of Research Compliance provides consultation on the compliance of Conflict of Interest, Export Controls and Embargoes, Radiation Safety, and Biosafety.
For researchers using or who want to use UAS/drones:
An Exemption request has been submitted to the FAA and is under review. For the time being, you may not use UAS for research purposes without a license. Contact Sonia Chawla at firstname.lastname@example.org or 734-487-3090 for more information.
For faculty using or who want to use UAS/drones in teaching:
An Exemption request has been submitted to the FAA and is under review. For the time being, you may use UAS for teaching but you may not operate the UAS yourself (only your students can operate the UAS). For more information, contact Sonia Chawla at email@example.com or 734-487-3090.
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