Jiyun Elizabeth (Liz) ShinIRB Associate Director
Liz Shin reports to the assistant vice president for research compliance and is responsible for providing the necessary oversight ensuring operations of the Office of Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects (IRB) and the review of protocols are conducted in an efficient, effective and compliant manner. She provides consultation to the IRB chair, committee, institutional official, administrators, researchers and other research stakeholders on complex research issues, including the application of Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration and other applicable regulations and statutes for the protection of human subjects.
Michele LukovichIRB Coordinator
Michele Lukovich assists in the coordination of all human subjects research reviews. As the primary contact for support and guidance, she coordinates protocol submissions including continuing reviews, modifications and closure processes; and facilitates the activities of the Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects (IRB). Working closely with divisional support staff and in partnership with the IRB associate director, she ensures that an overall integrated research compliance effort is attained.