Research Support Programs

Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)

The Institutional Biosafety Committee's purpose is:

  1. to review and approve research and education using gene engineering procedures.
  2. to establish policies for safe use of biohazardous material.
  3. to establish policies for other biological and health-related issues (for example, procedure to follow in case of needle sticks).

Current Biosafety Committee Members:

Dr. Cynthia Crawford, IBC Chair/Member, Interim Associate Provost for Research/Professor of Psychology

Dr. Laura Newcomb, IBC Member, Associate Professor of Biology

Dr. David Rhoads, IBC Member, Assistant Professor of Biology

Dr. Yu Jung Kim, IBC Member, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Dr. Richelle Marracino Ghazal, IBC Member, CSUSB Student Health Center

Ms. Kathy Pierson, IBC Member, Administrative Analyst/Specialist, Office of Environmental Health and Safety

Dr. Mike Kirby, IBC Non-Affiliated Community Member

Mr. Richard Allen, IBC Non-Affiliated Community Member

Mr. Michael Gillespie, Administrative Analyst/Specialist and Research Compliance Officer

 

Application to Use Biological specimens for Research or Teaching

 
Microsoft Word
IBC Application
IBC Renewal Form
IBC Amendment Form

Biosafety Information

NIH Guidelines

Institutional Biosafety Committees

Biosafety Guidelines

For questions regarding these issues, please contact:

Dr. Cynthia Crawford, Interim Associate Provost for Research/Professor of Psychology
ccrawfor@csusb.edu
909-537-7416