Research Conduct & Compliance

The Office of Research Conduct and Compliance (ORCC) is overseen by Theodore F. Taraschi, PhD, Senior Associate Provost for Research Conduct and Compliance (SAPRCC), Research Integrity Officer (RIO).  This office facilitates the conduct of ethical and regulation-compliant (human and animal subject) research through an integrated system of research review, audit and educational programs in accordance with Thomas Jefferson University’s Research Compliance Program.

Organizational Chart (PDF)

Office of Research Conduct & Compliance Office
1020 Locust Street, M-41F
Philadelphia, PA 19107


Compliance Areas

A list of entities at Thomas Jefferson University that are responsible for issues related to research administration, management, and compliance.


Policies & Guidelines

A consolidated list of key research policies, procedures, and other guidance.


Responsible Conduct of Research

A consolidated source for information and resources to help Jefferson research faculty navigate and fulfill these important responsibilities. 


Resources for Best Research Practice

Information regarding the best research practices.