Research Integrity and Compliance


The University of Wyoming is committed to ensuring that all research and educational practices are carried out in a manner that is responsible, ethical, and congruent with our University's mission. The Office of Research Integrity & Compliance is here to assist UW faculty, students, and staff engaged in research. 

Statement on Undue Influence on Compliance Committees

Oversight Groups

Other Areas of Compliance

Contact Us

Institutional Review Board (IRB) 

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)



Report a Research Concern

Report a Concern


Compliance Personnel

Carolyn Brandt, Senior Director of Research Integrity & Compliance, Research Integrity Officer --- 307-766-3621

Carrie Hesco, Director, Research Security and Conflict of Interest --- 307-766-2089

Kevin Shimkus, Research Compliance Manager, Deputy RIO --- 307-766-5322

Nichole Person, IRB/IACUC Coordinator, Compliance Coordinator --- 307-766-5322

Jim Herrold, Radiation Safety Officer --- 307-766-2638

Hannah Goodnight, Biological Safety Specialist --- 307-766-2723


Research and Economic Development Division