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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.

Philip Hardwidge, Chair
(785) 532-3224
philiphardwidge@k-state.edu

IBC Members

Harold Trick
Plant Pathology

Greg Peterson
University Research Compliance Office 

Cheryl Doerr
University Research Compliance Office

Ron Bridges
Public Safety, Safety Officer

Julie Johnson
University Responsible Official
BRI Biosafety Officer

Denver Marlow
Comparative Medicine Group

William Kennedy III
Community Member

Earl J. Reppert
Community Member

Dana Vanlandingham
Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology

Alternates:

Heath Ritter
University Research Compliance Office

Megan Trapp
University Research Compliance Office

Roman Ganta
Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology

Sally Olson
Comparative Medicine Group

Barbara Drolet 
USDA-ARS ABADRU/CGAHR