The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

IACUC

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) is responsible for reviewing protocols for research involving animal subjects. The IACUC must approve all research and educational use of live, vertebrate animals.

Current members of the IACUC:

  • Dr. Jeff Thompson, IACUC Chair, Professor of Biology
  • Dr. Cynthia Crawford, IACUC Member, Professor, Department of Psychology
  • Dr. Dorota Huizinga, IACUC Ex-Officio, Associate Provost for Research and Dean of Graduate Studies
  • Dr. David Wolf, IACUC Member/Veterinarian, Loma Linda University
  • Mrs. Cindy Chrisler, IACUC Member, Animal Care Technician, Department of Biology
  • Ms. Alexis Solis, IACUC Member, Animal Care Technician, Department of Psychology
  • Dr. Sanders McDougall, IACUC Member, Professor, Department of Psychology
  • Dr. Tomasz Owerkowicz, IACUC Member, Professor, Department of Biology
  • Dr. Dionisio Amodeo, IACUC Member, Professor, Department of Psychology
  • Mr. Bob Tiberi, IACUC Community Member
  • Mr. Michael Gillespie, IACUC Member, Research Compliance Officer, Office of Academic Research

To submit a protocol for use of animals, complete the application available below and email to both Jeff Thompson (jthompso@csusb.edu) and Michael Gillespie (mgillesp@csusb.edu).