OARS Team

For general inquiries please contact OARS

About Us

The Office of Academic and Research Safety (OARS) partners with Northeastern University’s faculty, staff, and students to offer expertise with chemical, biological, radiological, and other safety programs and best practices.

We manage the following services and resources:

  • Oversight of the OARS  Risk Management Platform.
  • Laboratory, biological and radiation safety programs.
  • Maintenance and updates to the required safety training platform.
  • Consultative services to labs, shops and studios on a wide range of safety matters.
  • Supports the University to meet and exceed all federal, state and local laws.

 

Meet Your Team

Christopher Bingel

Christopher Bingel

Radiation Safety Officer

Collin Burkhart

Collin Burkhart

Laboratory Safety Specialist

Elisabeth Clark

Elisabeth Clark

Laboratory Safety Consultant

Conor Donovan

Conor Donovan

Laboratory Safety Specialist

Alex DeSimone

Alex DeSimone

Biosafety Specialist II

Peter Schneider

Peter Schneider

Interim Director

Jamie Tessler

Jamie Tessler

Assistant Director

Tiffany Troxell

Tiffany Troxell

Administrative Specialist

Yutian Yang

Yutian Yang

Laboratory Safety Co-op

Supporting a Positive Safety Culture

Our team is dedicated to providing you with the highest level of support and guidance in regards to research/laboratory safety.

Contact Us

For general inquiries please contact OARS.

Email:       oars@northeastern.edu
Phone:     617.373.2769 

Northeastern University

Office of Academic and Research Safety/OARS
320 Renaissance Park 

 

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