Name Position Represents
Quinn, Mark Chair Department Head, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Guggenheim, Stephen Member Community, Retired Physician
Heil, Daniel Member Professor, Health & Human Development
Hildner, Thomas Member Community, Bozeman Physician
Morgenstein, Marvin Member Community, Attorney
Sward, Sandy Member Director, Office of Sponsored Programs
Swinford, Steven Member Professor, Sociology & Anthropology
Oldhorn, Marjorie Member Director, American Indian Research Opportunities (AIRO)
Van Breda, Arletta Member Community, Clinical Research Consultant
Ward, Nic Member Professor, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Weinert, Clarann Member Professor, Nursing


Operate in conjunction with federal mandates to oversee compliance with federal rules and regulations concerning the use of human subjects in research. Review faculty and student research projects for which federal funds are requested and projects which college deans may refer to the committee because of uncertainty about the safety of human subjects.




Voting members: Campus and community representatives with various types of expertise in research which involves human subjects.

Nonvoting Ex Officio Members: Coordinator, Biomedical Research.

Length of Term

Term of office.

Appointed By

Vice President for Research, Creativity and Technology Transfer


Current--Mark Quinn

Title--Department Head, Veterinary Molecular Biology

Appointed By--Vice President for Research, Creativity and Technology Transfer

Length of Term--Unspecified

Advisory To

Vice President for Research, Creativity and Technology Transfer

Reports Due

As necessary to comply with federal mandates.