Research Compliance

Associate Vice President for Research
& Dean of Graduate Studies

Dr. Mohamed Abdelrahman has been the Associate Vice President for Research & Graduate Studies at Texas A&M University - Kingsville since 2011.

He is also a Professor of Electrical Engineering, and earned his B.S. in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering and M.S. in Engineering Physics at Cairo University in Egypt, and his M.S. in Measurements & Controls Engineering and Ph.D. in Nuclear Science & Engineering at Idaho State University in the U.S.

Dr. Abdelrahman has several publications, the most recent of which, "Enhancing the Programming Expereince for First-Year Engineering Students though Hands-On Integrated Computer Experiences," was published in the Journal of STEM Education: Innovations in Research in the July-September 2013 issue. He has also been the PI on projects for the National Science Foundation, and the U.S. Department of Energy.

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)

  • Research Misconduct
  • Data Management
  • Conflict of Interest
  • Collaborative Science
  • Responsible Authorship
  • Mentoring
  • Peer Review
  • Animals Research
  • Human Subjects Research

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

  • For research involving human subjects

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

  • Research or teaching using animals

Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)

  • Research involving:
    1. Recombinant DNA
    2. Infectious agents
    3. Biotoxins or select agents
    4. Human tissue, blood, or body fluids
    5. Or animal use that may result in exposure to infectious agents

Radiation Safety Committee (RSC)

  • For research involving radiationor radiation producing machinery

Research compliance at Texas A&M University-Kingsville also covers the following areas:

Export Control

Conflict of Interest

Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI)
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& Effort

Please feel free to contact the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs for information concerning any of the compliance committees or other areas of research compliance.

If you have knowledge of or suspect any research activity being conducted in a manner that is out of compliance with regulations or approved procedures, please contact the Research Compliance Liaison at (361) 593-2677.

This page was last updated on: June 25, 2014