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Chemical Safety Committee

Beginning in January 2020, the Chemical Safety Committee ensures that chemical materials are used safely and in compliance with local, Tennessee, and federal regulations.  The committee covers safety in both research and teaching lab spaces.

Committee Members

  • Bridget Rogers: associate professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, director of Undergraduate Studies of Interdisciplinary Program in Materials Science
  • F. Peter Guengerich: Tadashi Inagami, Ph.D. Chair in Biochemistry, professor of biochemistry
  • Yi Ren: assistant professor of biochemistry
  • Gary Sulikowski: Stevenson Chair of Chemistry, professor of chemistry and pharmacology
  • Guil Gualda: professor of Earth and environmental sciences
  • Jennifer Ufnar: research assistant professor of teaching and learning
  • Andrea George: director of the Sustainability and Environmental Management Office
  • Kevin Warren: senior director of Vanderbilt Environmental Health and Safety
  • Doug Horr: associate vice chancellor for Audit, Risk and Advisory Services
  • Dmitry Koktysh: research assistant professor of chemistry
  • Liane Moneta-Koehler: director of Research, Development and Support in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research
  • Anthony Tharp: assistant dean, Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management, Office of the Dean, School of Medicine–Basic Sciences
  • Larry Cox: building manager for the Engineering and Science Building for VPR/VUSE
  • Aaron Covey: facility analyst, Office of the Dean, College of Arts and Science