Conflict of Interest Review Committee
Committee reports to: Vice President for Research and Economic Development

The Conflict of Interest Review Committee (CIRC) reviews university research relationships for potential conflicts of interest. The committee is charged with ensuring that the personal interest of a researcher in, or commitment to, entities outside the University does not compromise or appear to compromise his or her objectivity in performing a research project, in mentoring students involved in a research project, or in reporting the results of a research project conducted under the auspices of Mississippi State University.

Name Title / Dept. Position Elected / Appointed Term Expires
Coatney, Kalyn Associate Professor, Agricultural Economics A 2021
Davis, Jenny Auditor Ex-Officio
Dooley, Kathy Professor, Counseling and Educational Psychology A 2021
Easley, Darrell Interim Chief Human Resources Officer Ex-Officio
Enroth, Kevin Director, Sponsored Projects Ex-Officio
Highfield, Mike Professor, Finance and Economics A 2021
Lawrence, Mark Associate Dean and Professor, CVM Basic Science Department A 2021
Lucas, Joan General Counsel Ex-Officio
Moffatt, Bart Assistant Professor, Philosophy and Religion A 2021
Strawderman, Lesley Professor and Endowed Chair, Industrial and Systems Engineering A 2021
Strickland, Kacey Director, Research Compliance Ex-Officio
Thornton, Jessica Staff Council Ex-Officio
Van Landingham, David Community Representative A 2021
Willeford, Ken Professor, Biochemistry, Molecular Bio, Entomology & Plant Pathology Chair A 2021