Field Research

Field research is a multidisciplinary effort that is a fundamental component of the research and education conducted here at VCU. Environmental Health & Safety-Safety Risk Management has developed this Field Safety Protocol in order to standardize safety procedures prior to, during and after conducting field research.

 

Explore the Fieldwork Safety Plan

Fieldwork Safety Plan

VCU Environmental Health & Safety-Safety Risk Management

Available for various hazard information and hazard evaluations

 VCU EHS-SRM

Contact EHS-SRM: 804-828-2596

Institutional Biosafety Committee

Research with microorganisms or recombinant DNA must be reviewed and approved by the committee prior to beginning research. 

Email Mike Elliott

Contact: 804-400-4984

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Research with animals, including wild animals, must be reviewed and approved by the committee prior to beginning research.  

Email IACUC

Worker’s Compensation

Human Resources Services is available for questions about workers’ compensation coverage and injury reports.

VCU Human Resources

VCU Travel Information

Travel Services

Contact: Email Sarah O’Neill