2016-17 Faculty Senate Members > Research

Research Senator


Ray Avansino                                 
Term Expires: June 2018
Phone: (775) 327-2372
Website: website  
Email: ravansino@unr.edu

Brief Bio:Ray Avansino is a Specialist in the Research Integrity Office (RIO). The RIO is responsible for The University of Nevada, Reno Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). The University's Institutional Review Boards (IRB), through the RIO, are responsible for protecting the rights and welfare of human research participants for all research activities conducted by, or under the supervision of University and affiliate faculty, staff and students regardless of the funding and the location of the project. In addition to serving with the Research Integrity Office, he also holds a Letter of Appointment Faculty Instructor position in the Department of Philosophy at UNR teaching Metaphysics, Ethics, Moral Issues, and Biomedical Ethics courses.