Contacts & Resources

**The 2019-20 RNUA process begins September 16, 2019. As in previous years, all Academic Professionals should use the online system START myDisclosures to report activities. 

If you have questions not answered in the Frequently Asked Questions or need other assistance, you can find additional resources and contact information for the conflict of interest officer on your campus here. 

Resources

Training

The universities offer a number of training opportunities for both reviewers and disclosers. 

Urbana 

Urbana training sessions are open to System Offices staff as well. All training will be delivered via Zoom.

Training for All Academic Staff
This training will cover the Policy, accessing the system, entering activities, editing activities, monitoring review status of the disclosure, responding to reviewer feedback, and viewing past disclosures. It will also cover training for UEOs related to accessing unit disclosures, reviewing options, and retention of disclosures.

Please register at https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/6373937

  • September 22, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
  • September 28, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Training for Unit Executive Officers and Assistants
This training will cover is targeted toward UEOs and will focus on accessing unit disclosures, reviewing options, and retention of disclosures.There will also be time for questions

Please register at https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/6373937

  • October 13, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
  • October 19, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
  • October 30, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Chicago 

Training for Disclosers (All Academic Staff)
This training will cover accessing the system, entering activities, editing activities, monitoring review status of the disclosure, responding to reviewer feedback, and viewing past disclosures.

Training for Reviewers (Unit Executive Officers, Facilitators, Assistants)
This training will cover all information from the disclosers’ training as well as accessing your unit’s disclosures, review options, and retention of disclosures.

To schedule an RNUA Training for your department or college, please contact Jacquelyn Jancius, jancius@uic.edu 

Springfield

Training for Disclosers (all Academic Staff):
This training will cover accessing the system, entering activities, editing activities, monitoring review status of the disclosure, responding to reviewer feedback, and viewing past disclosures. It will also cover training for UEOs related to accessing unit disclosures, reviewing options, and retention of disclosures.

  • October 2, 9:00-10:00 am
  • October 9, 9:00-10:00 am

Training for Reviewers and Assistants:

  • October 30, 9:00-10:00 am

Please register for training here: https://forms.uofi.uis.edu/sec/431908857

RNUA & Conflict of Interest contact information

Urbana

Linda K. Lee Drozt, JD
Conflict of Interest Officer
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
217-333-0034

Chicago

Jacquelyn Jancius
Director, Conflict of Interest
Office of Vice Chancellor for Research
University of Illinois at Chicago
312-996-3642

Springfield

Lucia Vazquez
Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation
University of Illinois Springfield
217-206-8112

System Offices 

Sarah Zehr
Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs
Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs
217-244-4448