About ORC

The Office of Research Compliance (ORC) ensures that TAMUCC employees, faculty, staff, and students remain in compliance with regulations applicable to research activities.

ORC furthers TAMUCC’s mission of becoming an emerging research institution by:

  • Analyzing federal, state, and institutional regulations in relation to research activities;
  • Providing institutional review of research activities; and
  • Providing informational sessions and training, as requested.

 For more information or questions, contact: 

Office of Research Compliance
Rebecca Ballard, JD, MA, CIP
Research Compliance and Export Control Officer
(361) 825-2497
Matthew R. Gaynor, J.D.
Research Compliance Coordinator
(361) 825-2892