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Institutional Biosafety Committee

Institutional Biosafety Committee Contact and Members

Members of the IBC are appointed by the Kansas State University Vice President for Research and Institutional Official (IO). Membership consists of the chairperson, faculty, and at least two community members, all of whom serve at the pleasure of the IO. The IBC as a whole represents collective expertise and research experience in biohazardous materials and biosafety in experiments that may pose potential risks to health or the environment.

Thu Annelise Nguyen, Committee Chair
(785) 532-4429
tanguyen@ksu.edu

IBC Members

Harold Trick
Plant Pathology

Joe Barbercheck
Environmental Health & Safety

Cheryl Doerr
University Research Compliance Office

Greg Peterson
University Research Compliance Office

Roman Ganta
Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology

Julie Johnson
University Responsible Official
BRI Biosafety Officer

William Kennedy III
Community Member

Denver Marlow
Comparative Medicine Group

Kristin Michel
Division of Biology

Earl J. Reppert
Community Member

Dana Vanlandingham
Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology

William Wilson 
USDA-ARS ABADRU/CGAHR

Alternates:

Heath Ritter
University Research Compliance Office

Megan Trapp
University Research Compliance Office

Maggie Behnke 
Comparative Medicine Group

Sally Olson
Comparative Medicine Group

Barbara Drolet 
USDA-ARS ABADRU/CGAHR

Ron Bridges
Public Safety, Safety Officer

Phillip Klebba 
Biochemistry