Research Ethics and Compliance Office

The Research Ethics and Compliance Office (RECO) provides oversight in support of compliance with federal, state, and university policies, research administration, and program management. Contact RECO with questions regarding the conduct of ethical research, financial conflict of interest, export controls, responsible conduct of research, academic integrity matters and areas of support listed below.


Contact Information

RECO General Inquiries

Conflict of Interest Inquiries

Export Control Inquiries


Alaisha M. Hellman, Director
Research Ethics and Compliance Office (RECO)

Elizabeth “Liz” Chase,  Compliance Coordinator
for Stem Cell Research Oversight (SCRO), Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)
and Human Anatomical Specimen & Tissue Oversight Committee (HASTOC)

Catherine Clampitt, COI Coordinator
Individual Financial Conflicts of Interest in Research (COI)

Erin Hakim, Export Control Coordinator
Export Control and Research Data Security