The Compliance Division is responsible for assisting and guiding investigators throughout the Compliance approval (IRB/IACUC/IBC/Drone) process. Faculty and staff interested in applying for funding should contact the Research Compliance Specialist during proposal development to confirm if their project requires compliance oversight.

Our Team

Sharla Miles

Sharla Miles


  • Provide guidance on CITI training courses
  • Provide training in the IBC/IRB/IACUC process
  • Provide training on the Cayuse IRB system
  • Facilitate the review/approval of UAS/drone requests regardless of funding
  • Provide guidance on Export Controls requirements related to grant funding
  • Coordinate all compliance reviews of research
  • Work with PIs to complete Responsible Conduct in Research requirements related to federal grant funding
  • Work with PIs to facilitate their understanding of Biosafety requirements as set forth by the National Institutes of Health