Membership

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
Biochemistry

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

Kristin Michel
Biology

Julie Johnson
Biosecurity Research Institute

Jerry Jaax
University Research Compliance Office

Ron Bridges
Public Safety, Safety Officer

Thu Annelise Nguyen
Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology

Denver Marlow
Comparative Medicine Group

William Wilson
USDA-ARS ABADRU/CGAHR

Alternates:

Heath Ritter (Jerry Jaax Alternate)
University Research Compliance Office

Hao Vu (Julie Johnson Alternate)
Biosecurity Research Institute

Barbara Drolet (William Wilson Alternate)
USDA-ARS ABADRU/CGAHR