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Foreign Influence on Research

The below chart of internal contacts will provide guidance on federally-mandated disclosures and other compliance issues.

OfficeKey Point of ContactConfer in case of...
Research AdministrationSusan Puryear, Executive Director
Email: Susan_Puryear@uml.edu
Grants / contracts / subcontracts w/ foreign governments and agencies
Externally funded activities in foreign countries
Technology CommercializationJenna Petrillo, Operations Coordinator
Email: Jenna_Petrillo@uml.edu
Disclosure of an invention or valuable IP
Use of university name or trademark
Use or transfer of proprietary information
Study Abroad & International ExperiencesFern MacKinnon, Director
Email: Fern_MacKinnon@uml.edu
International Student Programs
International Students & ScholarsSal Mazzone, Executive Director
Email: Sal_Mazzone@uml.edu
Hosting international staff / students
Hosting foreign visitors/researchers
Visa & Immigration questions
Research IntegrityMichael Centola, Director
Email: Michael_Centola@uml.edu
Conflict of interest
Outside consulting
Sponsored travel
Information SecurityJames Packard; ACIO, Chief Information Security Officer
Email: James_Packard@uml.edu
Data theft / information security incident
IT risk & security assessments
Loaner equipment
Export ControlThomas Porro, Manager
Email: Thomas_Porro@uml.edu
Foreign engagement analysis
International agreements / collaborations
Export controls, including international travel
Security & intelligence
AdvancementJohn Feudo, Vice Chancellor
Email: John_Feudo@uml.edu
Foreign donors/gifts
In-kind donations