Office of Scholarship and Sponsored Projects (OSSP)

COVID-19 Information

The Office of Scholarship & Sponsored Projects Office (OSSP) is fully operational and staff are working remotely. We are compiling information related to the impact of the COVID-19 public health emergency on faculty and students' research and scholarship, guidance from funding agencies, and alternatives to in-person human subjects research to continue to support Pacific's faculty and student researchers. Please direct inquiries to


**Temporary halt to in-person human subjects research during COVID-19 outbreak effective March 17, 2020**

All non-essential human subjects research that is conducted in-person is suspended until further notice. In the context of the COVID-19 epidemic, this temporary policy is being implemented to protect our participants, researchers, students, and the larger community from the risk of infection. Please see Pacific's IRB website for information and resources. 


Essential and Critical Research: For access to campus facilities during the COVID-19 public health emergency to engage in essential and critical research and scholarship, please complete this access request form (Box folder) and send to your School dean/director and OSSP ( 




Contact Us

Ann Barr-Gillespie, PhD, DPT | Vice Provost for Research

Jo Isgrigg, PhD | Director, Office of Scholarship & Sponsored Projects

Breanna Hugon, MA | Research Integrity and Compliance Officer

D. Chad Johnson | Area Health Education Center Regional Center Director 

Dianne Brown | Administrative Assistant

Research Integrity Officer (for Reporting Research Misconduct) |

Institutional Review Board |

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee |

Institutional Biosafety Committee |

Office of Scholarship and Sponsored Projects |