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Michele Kennett, JD, LLM

Michele Kennett is Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Compliance and Integrity in the Division of Research and Economic Development. In this role, Michele directs and oversees the implementation and management of campus research compliance programs; serves as the senior staff administrator and liaison for issues pertaining to research compliance activities and functions; and facilitates the interpretation and implementation of administrative agency regulations, research policy and standard operating procedures.

She completed bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing and a law degree at the University of Missouri. She also completed a post-graduate law degree in health law at St. Louis University. She worked as an intensive care nurse for 12 years before joining MU’s research office.

Michele presents on various topics related to research compliance. She is a team leader for the Association of Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs and former council member of that organization.

Last Updated: October 28, 2021