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Research Office Departments

Conflict of Interest

The Conflict of Interest (COI) office at West Virginia University is responsible for ensuring adherence to the university's conflict of interest policies.

Export Control

The West Virginia University Export Control Office is responsible for ensuring that all WVU Personnel, including faculty, staff, students, and other individuals affiliated with the university, adhere to U.S. laws and regulations.

Office of Animal Welfare

The Office of Animal Welfare administratively assists the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, which oversees the entire animal care program at WVU to ensure the health and well-being of all animals being used for research, teaching, and outreach.

Office of Human Research Protections

WVU OHRP supports the WVU research community in the protection of human subjects and regulatory compliance.

Office of Sponsored Programs

The Office of Sponsored Program's (OSP) mission is to support the West Virginia University community in the acquisition and administration of externally funded projects for research, teaching and service.

Office of Tech Transfer

The Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) assists in the fulfillment of the WVU’s land grant mission of education, research, and public service.

Responsible Conduct of Research

A key focus of the Office of Research Integrity and Compliance is to foster the responsible conduct of research for West Virginia University faculty, staff and students in their research endeavors through training, education, and consultation.