Office of Research Integrity and Outreach


Shaelan Donovan '18

A trailblazer, Shaelan Donovan '18 navigates her own path

Through her internship at the International Marine Terminal in Portland, to being USM's first student to study at Reykjavík University in Iceland, to working for a multinational shipping company, Shaelan Donovan '18 has been a beacon of success in pursuing new global partnerships.
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USM’s ties to Iceland noted in JONAA article

A new article published in the Journal of the North Atlantic and Arctic notes USM's role in the growing relationship between Maine and Iceland.

USM Emergency Operations Plan

Emergencies and disruptive incidents may affect university operations at any time. To protect the safety and security of our students, faculty and staff, while minimizing disruptions, the entire USM community must take steps to prepare itself for such events. USM Emergency Operations Plan can be found at:

What is "CITI" training?

What is "CITI" training? Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative are required training modules for research compliance.

Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) Semi-annual training

Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) training will be Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 12 PM - 4:30 PM


Submit a research activity involving human subjects to the USM Institutional Review Board (IRB) using eProtocol.
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Snap Survey Tool

Snap Survey Software and Secured Server on Campus

Updated Research Misconduct Policy

ORIO has updated the research misconduct policy and added two related standard operating procedures.