Roles and Responsibilities

Responsible Conduct of Research - Roles and Responsibilities



RAS, VP for Research

Provides oversight and monitoring of the program


Develops management reports to track compliance; develops proactive means of notifying trainees of the NSF training requirement when trainee is charged to the award.

Identifies awards with RCR training requirement and notifies PI and DLC administrators via Notice of Award process


Ensures that all students and postdoctorals supported on their research awards subject to the America COMPETES Act complete the required training.

DLC Admins

Regularly reviews monitoring reports to assist PIs in ensuring compliance

Assistant Deans / Provosts

Follows up with DLCs in their area in cases where compliance is not met at a critical point. Takes corrective action as needed.

Sponsored Project Accounting

Removes unallowable charges from awards