Radiation Protection Committee (RPC)

Georgia State University is licensed to possess certain radioactive materials by the State of Georgia. The Radiation Protection Committee is charged with the task of advising the President of the University on matters related to the use of these materials on GSU’s campus. The committee reviews all applications for radioactivity-producing machines and substances and has the authority to enforce all safety guidelines set forth by the Radiation Safety Program.

Documents for submitting protocols can be found on the Obtaining Authorization to Order, Possess, and Use Radioactive Materials page.

Committee Members:

Name Affiliation
Xiaochun He
Chair
Physics & Astronomy
Zehava Eichenbaum Biology
W. Crawford Elliott Geosciences
Chip Hill Office of the Provost/V.P. Academic Affairs
Mary Karom Neuroscience Laboratory Supervisor
John Lovelace, Community Member Hazardous Materials & Waste, Grady Hospital
Murad Sarsour Physics & Astronomy
Jun Yin Chemistry
Quintena Tinson

Research Safety Officer, Research & Environmental Safety