Environmental Health & Safety

Questions?

  • Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies
    202-885-3753
    researchau@american.edu
    Wisconsin (4200), Suite 201 Washington, DC 20016-8075

    Tubman, Jonathan G.
    Vice Provost for Research & Dean of Graduate Studies

Mailing Address

The Risk Management and Safety Service Office administers insurance, environmental, health, and safety needs for American University and assists the campus in monitoring compliance with federal and local laws and regulations.

  • This office oversees the use of chemical and hazardous materials. More information can be found on the Chemical and Hazardous Materials page.
  • The Chemical Hygiene Plan establishes policy, responsibilities, and procedures to ensure the safe use of hazardous chemicals within the laboratories on campus.
  • The office also monitors the use of radioactive and biological materials. More information can be found on the Radioactive and Biological Materials page.