GA-LA-PO7 Clery Act Compliance Policy: The policy establishes UTA’s commitment to comply with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. The Clery Act requires all colleges and universities that participate in federal financial aid programs to keep and disclose information about crime on and near their respective campuses.
GA-LA-PR7 Clery Act Compliance Procedure: The procedure sets forth the procedures, processes, and departmental responsibilities to comply with the UTA Clery Act Compliance Policy.
RA-PO2 Policy for Disclosure, Management, and Reporting of Conflicts of Interest in Research: Updates were made to bring the required training frequency in line with federal regulations and UT System standards. The training was set at two years, but it has been extended to four years.
RA-PO8 Policy for Research Involving Recombinant or Synthetic Nucleic Acid Molecules: The policy establishes UTA’s practices and containment procedures for basic and clinical research involving recombinant or synthetic nucleic acid molecules, including the creation and use of organisms and viruses containing recombinant or synthetic nucleic acid molecules.
RA-PO9 Policy for Institutional Oversight of Life Sciences Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC): This is a new policy to help UTA comply with the U.S. government regulations regarding research activities that involve nonattenuated forms of high-consequence agents or toxins. UTA is committed to preserving the benefits of life sciences research while minimizing the risk that knowledge, information, products, or technologies generated by such research could be used in a manner that results in harm.