Radiation Safety Committee

Appointed by the Provost

The Radiation Safety Committee recommends policies and monitors implementation of and compliance with laws, regulations, policies and practices relating to the campus Broad Scope and Specific radiological licenses, including the purchase, shipment, use, control, transfer and disposal of radioisotopes and other sources of ionizing radiation. The committee also recommends policies and monitors implementation of and compliance with laws, regulations, policies and practices regarding the purchase, shipment, use, control, transfer and disposal of sources of non-ionizing radiation.

Membership consists of three faculty members experienced in the safe use of radioactive materials, one each from the College of Engineering, Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, and J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences; one faculty member experienced in the safe use of sources of non-ionizing radiation from any of the above colleges; a representative from the Pat Walker Health Center; a graduate student; ex officio, the director of the Southwest Radiation Calibration Center; the radiation safety officer; the manager of the Office of Environmental Health & Safety; the manager of the Southwest Radiation Calibration Center; ex officio and non-voting, the vice provost for Research  & Economic Development; the director of Research Compliance; and the alternate radiation safety officer.

The provost will designate a chairperson from the committee members and may appoint additional members, as appropriate.

Brandi Caldwell Pat Walker Health Center 2019
Jamie Hawley Graduate student 2018
Vibha Srivastava Dale Bumpers College of Agriculture, Food and Life Science 2018
Stacy Williams School of Engineering 2018
Jerry Rose J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences 2022
Daniel Lessner

Faculty from any of the above colleges experienced in the safe use of non-ionizing radiation 2018
John David Farrell Alternate Radiation Safety Officer *  
Pradyot Chowhury Radiation Safety Officer*  2019
Vacant Manager
Environmental Health & Safety*
 
Dwight Salisbury Manager
Southwest Radiation Calibration Center*
 
James Rankin Vice Provost
Research & Economic Development**
 
Bob Beitle Director
Research Compliance**
 

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

Updated 4/28/17