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Institutional Biosafety Committee Members

Contacts

IBC Staff

IBC staff can assist with questions about IBC applications, meeting dates and operations, risk group classifications, research space inspections, or training.

Mr. Robert Golden
Committee Secretary and Institutional Biosafety Officer
Phone: 49-41496
Fax: 49-62752
Email: rwgolden@purdue.edu

Ms. Rachael DeRudder
Biosafety Technician
Phone: 49-47968
Fax: 49-47403
Email: rederudder@purdue.edu

IBC Membership

Chair

Prof. Richard J. Kuhn (Chair)
Biological Sciences

Prof. Steve Goodwin (Co-Chair)
Adjunct Professor, USDA/ARS Research Plant Pathologist, Botany and Plant Pathology

Voting Members

Mr. Ramin Ansari
Public Health, Environmental Affairs & Remediation
*Community Member

Ms. Ianthe Bryant-Gawthrop
Director, RRA and HRPP, Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships

Prof. Amanda Deering
Food Science

Mr. Robert W. Golden
Biological Safety Officer, Radiological and Environmental Management, [IBC Secretary]

Prof. Avtar K. Handa
Horticulture & Landscape Architecture

Prof. Janice Kritchevsky, DVM
School of Veterinary Medicine & Chair, Purdue Animal Care and Use Committee

Prof. Suresh K. Mittal
Comparative Pathobiology

Ms. Nicole Spence, RN
*Community Member

Prof. Joshua Widhalm
Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Ex-officio Members

Prof. Christopher R. Agnew
Associate Vice President for Research and Partnerships

Ms. Carol A. Shelby
Senior Director, Environmental Health and Public Safety

Meeting Dates

Please contact the Biosafety Officer for information about IBC Meetings.

2021 Schedule

  • February 11, 2021, 10:00 AM
  • April 8, 2021, 10:00 AM
  • June 10, 2021, 10:00 AM
  • August 12, 2021, 10:00 AM
  • October 14, 2021, 10:00 AM

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