Research Compliance coordinates the University’s regulatory framework for research safety and ethics review via four faculty-led committees, the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), the Institutional Biosafety and Bioethics Committee (IBEC), the Institutional Radiation Safety Committee (IRSC) and the Diving Control Board (DCB) for scientific diving. Research Compliance also promotes policies and activities pertaining to the responsible conduct of research.


Our services include
  • Regulatory consultation, including compliance issues in research proposals
  • Research compliance policy and procedural framework development
  • Education and outreach support
  • Regulatory community networking both in Saudi Arabia and globally
  • Document storage and control