Research Security & International Engagement Committee

  • The Research Security & International Engagement Committee is charged by the Provost to promote and facilitate responsible international engagements and collaborations through the following:
  • Developing local policy and procedures to implement UC policy and federal rules and regulations;
  • Overseeing and managing UCI's research security and integrity compliance and risk mitigation program;
  • Managing risk and compliance processes to facilitate responsible international¬† engagements, collaborations, and partnerships in furtherance of UCI's mission;
  • Reviewing international¬† activity proposals that may trigger specific risks (export control, institutional reputation, legal consequences, etc.);
  • Providing advance consultation and approval of international activities or suggest alternatives; and
  • Forwarding requests for appeal of any research-related RSIEC determinations to the Vice Chancellor for Research for a final decision.

The Committee consists of representatives from multiple offices across the campus.

  • Chair: Bruce Morgan, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Administration
  • Vice Chair: Grace Park, Director of Research Engagement and Compliance