Export Control Advisory Committee

The Associate Vice President for Research Compliance (the “empowered official”), in consultation with University leadership, appoints members of the Export Control Advisory Committee. Membership is comprised of representatives from the Boston University research community and administration and provides guidance regarding export control issues at Boston University including:

  • Advising the empowered official
  • Overseeing the export control program
  • Assisting in development of policies, guidelines, record-keeping requirements, and training materials pertaining to export control issues
  • Facilitating training and disseminating information within its units
  • Assisting with periodic program reviews and development of any corrective action plans required
  • Reviewing the export control manual and the export control program annually and recommending changes and/or improvements
  • Facilitating communication about the importance of export regulatory compliance and policies among the University community, including provosts, deans, associate deans for research, center directors, administrative offices, global operations, and principal investigators

Current Members of the Export Control Advisory Committee:

Thomas Bifano, PhD; Director, Photonics Center (Chair)
Timothy Barbari, PhD; Associate Provost for Graduate Affairs
Despina Bokios; Assistant Director, Center for Space Physics
John Clarke, PhD; Director, Center for Space Physics
Ronald Corley, PhD; Associate Provost for Research–BUMC
Rosalind D’Amico; Associate Director, Strategic Sourcing
Sucharita Gopal, PhD; Center for Remote Sensing
Heather Skinner; Export Control Officer
Jeanne Kelley; Director, International Students & Scholars
Jennifer Marron; Associate Director, Sponsored Programs
Ron Morales; Director of Research Safety
Crystal Talley; Office of the General Counsel
Roberta Turri Vise; Director of Operations Support, Global Operations
Gregory Viglianti, PhD; Department of Microbiology
Quinn Shamblin; Executive Director of Information Security
Enrico Bellotti, PhD; Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering