Can a civil service employee serve as a principal investigator?

Question

Can a civil service employee serve as a principal investigator?

Answer

Prior to having a civil service employee serve as a Principal Investigator, (a) the OVCRI would need to authorize an exception to the approval process; and (b) if the exception is granted, the applicable Unit Executive Officer would also need to approve the request.

Related Terms

Eligibility to Serve as a Principal Investigator (PI)