Conflict of Interest

Authority and Responsibility

Major responsibilities that cannot be delegated:

  • Accountability for the implementation of a system or systems that effectively manage conflict of interest activities.
  • Committing the university to an appropriate course of action that assures that no significant individual, near relative or financial benefit is present within the area of responsibility of the Administrative Official.

You can find resources on what an Administrative Official can delegate on the Delegations page.  Learn more about areas of potential risk and visit the Resources page for additional information.

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