University Institutional Biosafety Committee

Committee Chair
Mark A. Suckow, D.V.M., Director and Research Associate Professor in the Freimann Life Science Center

Contact Information
(574) 631-5393

Description of Committee
Responsible for the review and approval of the research conducted at or sponsored by the University that involves the use of recombinant DNA or hazardous materials. These materials include, but are not limited to, infectious agents, oncongenic agents, chemical carcinogens, or other agents that may place research personnel, the general public, or the environment at risk.

Number of Members

Frequency of Meetings
Once per semester

Reporting Structure
Robert J. Bernhard, Vice President for Research

Committee Members

  • Dr. Prentiss Jones
  • Joseph E. O’Tousa
  • Lisa K. Phillips
  • Tracey L. Poston
  • W. Robert Scheidt
  • Mark A. Suckow
  • Robert M. Zerr

Information last updated 6/13/2013

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