ORIA’s mission is to nurture and promote state-of-the-art research, scholarship and creative work at Mason, providing resources that promote the ethical and responsible conduct of research. The office staff provides services that: ensure the Mason community is knowledgeable about and complies with federal and other relevant regulations that pertain to the ethical and responsible conduct of research; identify compliance risks and communicate those risks to the Mason community; and monitor and investigate instances of noncompliance, demonstrating the University’s commitment to practice to the highest ethical standards in research and scholarship.


Notice of NIAAA Data-Sharing Guidance for Human Subjects Grants Research Funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism