Nicole Morse is the Research Compliance Manager. Nicole serves as the primary point of contact on research compliance questions and issues, including responding to or directing compliance questions to the appropriate campus office; coordinating investigations into compliance questions, concerns and complaints; ensuring necessary prevention actions are taken in instances of noncompliance; and staying current with recurring or developing compliance issues related to higher education. There is a significant emphasis on customer service, managing processes related to human subject protections and protocol facilitation, compliance and monitoring activities and operational reporting. Nicole serves as an important resource providing guidance to the research community on regulations which govern compliance in the areas of financial conflict of interest, humans subject research, and responsible conduct of research. Nicole serves as an Ex-Officio member on the Institutional Review Board (IRB), and has been appointed as an Alternate voting member of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).