Conflict of Interest & Commitment Review Committee

Appointed by the Provost

The Conflict of Interest & Commitment Review Committee (CICRC) is responsible for reviewing conflicts of interest and commitment issues referred to it, and recommending remedies for resolving, reducing or eliminating potential or real conflicts.

The provost shall appoint tenured faculty to the CICRC based on recommendations from the deans of the several colleges. Such appointments shall include one tenured faculty member each from the Dale Bumpers College of Agriculture, Food and Life Sciences; the Sam M. Walton College of Business; the College of Education and Health Professions; the College of Engineering and the School of Law, and two tenured faculty members from the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences (one from the arts, humanities or languages and one from biological, physical or social sciences). In addition, one faculty representative shall be appointed by the Faculty Senate, and one staff representative shall be appointed by the Staff Senate. Individual appointments shall be for three years. The dean of the Graduate School and International Education shall recommend one graduate student who shall be appointed for one year. Ex officio, non-voting members to the CICRC shall include: vice provost for research (chair), vice chancellor for finance and administration, director of the Office of Research Compliance, and general counsel or representative.

Dan Donoghue  Dale Bumpers College of Agriculture, Food and Life Sciences 2019
Bob Stassen Sam M. Walton College of Business 2019
Thomas Kippenbrock College of Education and Health Professions 2019
Kevin Hall College of Engineering 2018
Carl Circo School of Law 2019
Frank Scheide J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences (arts, humanities or languages ) 2019
Ralph Henry J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences (biological, physical or social sciences) 2018
Tess Gibson
Chair
Faculty at Large 2018
Hershel R. Hartford Staff member 2019
Philip Gilley Graduate student 2016
Jim Rankin, Chair Vice Provost for Research and Economic Development**  
Tim O'Donnell Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration**  
Bob Beitle Director
Office of Research Compliance**
 
  General Counsel representative**  

 *=ex officio
**=ex officio non-voting

Updated 7/19/17