Integrity and Compliance

The WVU Office of Research Integrity and Compliance is committed to helping faculty, staff, and students comply with all applicable federal, state, and institutional requirements and policies. Research integrity and compliance areas covered by this office include Human Subjects Protections, Animal Welfare, Biosafety, Export Control, Conflict of Interest, and Responsible Conduct of Research. Key links include:

Human Research Protections Program and IRBs: oric.research.wvu.edu

All new graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty hires must take the CITI RCR course and receive a passing grade of 80% or better within 30 days of the beginning of their time at WVU. (NOTE: the CITI RCR course is different than the CITI IRB course). The course can be completed by going to https://www.citiprogram.org/Default.asp. Follow the New Users link to register.