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UBC Research Security team
Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation
Walter C. Koerner Library
Suite 580 - 1958 Main Mall
University of British Columbia

The Research Security team supports UBC researchers and scholars to implement best practices in safeguarding research, and to navigate federal government policies and guidelines designed to protect publicly funded research and intellectual property from national security risks.

UBC Research Security is supported through an additional investment provided by the Government of Canada's research support fund.

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Team Contacts

Akshay Singh
Director, Research Security

Iris Cheung
Research Security Advisor

Faculties: Applied Science, Creative and Critical Studies, Education, Forestry, Irving K. Barber Science, Land and Food Systems, Management, Science, and the Sauder School of Business. 

Sam Wollenberg
Research Security Advisor

Faculties: Arts (UBCV), Irving K. Barber Arts and Social Sciences (UBCO), Dentistry, Health and Social Development, Medicine (including the Southern Medical Program), Peter A. Allard School of Law, and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Melanie Fenton
Research Support Specialist (Okanagan ORS)

Faculties: Arts and Social Sciences, Creative and Critical Studies, Health and Social Development, Irving K. Barber Science, Management; Okanagan School of Education, Southern Medical Program, School of Engineering

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