Associate Director, Research Integrity and Compliance Review Office; Director, University Conflict of Interest Program; Affiliate Faculty, Deptartment of Sociology
Colorado State University
Brad R. Woods, Ph.D., is the Associate Director of the Research Integrity and Compliance Review Office and Director of the University Conflict of Interest Program at Colorado State University (CSU). In this role, he assists with the leadership, management, and coordination for the administration, monitoring, and assessment of a range of research integrity and compliance functions. Dr. Woods is responsible for assisting in the leadership of the University’s Institutional Review Board, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, Institutional Biosafety Committee, Research Integrity—RCR program, Quality Assurance Program, and Institutional Review Entity—Dual Use Research of Concern.. Upon joining CSU, Dr. Woods created and taught the graduate course: Ethical Issues in Big Data Research. His current research interests focus on the public understanding of science and science communication. He also holds an affiliate faculty position in CSU’s Department of Sociology.
Before joining CSU, Dr. Woods was a research ethics educator and member of the graduate faculty at The Pennsylvania State University (PSU). He also worked to assist in the development and management of PSU’s Scholarship and Research Integrity Program. He holds a dual-title doctoral degree in Rural Sociology and Human Dimensions of Natural Resources and the Environment from PSU.
Saturday, November 17
11:30 AM – 12:45 PM