Office of Sponsored Programs

Research Compliance

The University of the Virgin Islands is committed to assisting faculty, research associates and staff in understanding federal, state and university research compliance standards and regulations. 

The purpose of the research compliance area under the Office of Sponsored Programs is to provide oversight on compliance relating to the performance of human and animal research, conflict of interest, scientific misconduct and export control. OSP emphasis is to ensure the rights and well being of human and animal subjects, ensure regulatory compliance, support our investigators and staff, protect the University and advance science and innovation.

Human Research
Find out about our office and our mission.  
Animal Research
Find University sponsored project registration codes and rates 
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Guidance to find funding opportunities and through the proposal development and submission process.
Guidance on award acceptance, negotiation and authorized signatures, subawards, and award management procedures and resources. 
Guidance on the Human Subjects Protection program (IRB), Animal Welfare program (IACUC), Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR), Export Controls, and other compliance resources including required compliance training.