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Task Force on Administrative Burdens


Over the past decade, there has been a variety of reports suggesting that federal  requirements are an increasing burden on academic researchers. A 2012 report by the National Research Council’s (NRC) Committee on Research Universities, Research Universities and the Future of America: Ten Breakthrough Actions Vital to Our Nation’s Prosperity and Security, found that “the problem of excessive regulatory burdens … puts a drag on the efficiency of all university research” more...

Task Force Members

Chair:   Dr. Arthur Bienenstock
Members:   Dr. Bonnie Bassler
Dr. Kelvin Droegemeier
Dr. Alan Leshner
Dr. Carl Lineberger
Dr. Diane Souvaine
Executive Secretary: Mr. Jeremy Leffler

NSBO Liaisons:

Dr. Lisa Nichols
Dr. John Veysey



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