Office of Research Compliance and Ethics

The Office of Research Compliance and Ethics is committed to achieving the highest standards of excellence and integrity in all its research endeavors and promoting the ethical conduct of research.

The primary goal of the Office of Research Compliance and Ethics is to educate the North Carolina A&T research community about regulatory requirements and ethical standards governing research. Faculty and students are responsible for ensuring compliance with all applicable regulations and policies.

Contact the Research Compliance Office for assistance with applying for approval though the compliance committees, interpretation of regulatory guidelines, Export Control guidance, Research Misconduct process and Conflict of Interest concerns. 

Compliance and Ethics Site Access

Contact Us

Tonya R. Hargett, PhD
Director of Research Compliance and Ethics
336-285-3184 trharget@ncat.edu 

Vacant Position
Research Compliance Officer
Animal Care and Use/Biosafety

Stephanie Evans, MRE
Research Compliance Officer
Human Subjects Administrator
336 285-3179 sevans3@ncat.edu 

Paulnisha Granger-Koonce, MS
Compliance Business Services Coordinator
336-334-7995 pdgrange@ncat.edu

Office of Research Compliance and Ethics General Email
rescomp@ncat.edu

If you observe misuse or mistreatment of animals, or if you see procedures that you do not think comply with federal regulations or institutional guidelines, report the incident immediately to any of the following (click on the links below for contact information):

If you choose to be anonymous, you may call the university's confidential hotline number, 1- 877-507-7313.