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Institutional Biosafety Committee


At KSU, membership on the IBC is appointed by Vice President for Research and Institutional Official (IO). Membership consists of the Chairperson, faculty, and at least two community members, all of which 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. Regulations of the NIH/ committee information.

IBC Committee Members

Harold Trick, Committee Chair
Plant Pathology

Phillip Klebba

Brooke Bloomberg
Comparative Medicine Group

Earl J. Reppert
Community Member

Roman Ganta
Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology

William Kennedy III
Community Member

David Grieger
Animal Science & Industry

Dana Vanlandingham

Heath Ritter
University Research Compliance Office

Ron Bridges
Public Safety, Safety Officer

Thu Annelise Nguyen
Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology

Denver Marlow
Comparative Medicine Group

William Wilson


Cheryl Doerr
University Research Compliance Office

Barbara Drolet (William Wilson Alternate)

Maggie Behnke
University Research Compliance Office