Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)
What is the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)?
The IBC makes certain that research conducted at the Institution is in compliance with the NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules and the Select Agent Rule, drafts campus biosafety policies and procedures, and reviews individual research proposals for biosafety concerns.
- Dr. Bill Tapprich, Biology
- Dr. Bruce Chase, Biology (alternate)
Environmental Health and Safety
UNO faculty, staff, and students who handle chemicals, radioactive or other hazardous materials, or whose actions may directly impact the environment are responsible for compliance with campus policies relating to safety and management of these materials or activities. For guidance, researchers should contact Patrick Wheeler, Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator.
For additional information, please visit the UNO EHS Website