The Office of Research and Sponsored Projects Export Controls Officer supports University investigators and research administrators with questions about compliance with exported items and technology.
Export Controls is the body of federal law intended to prevent the transfer of sensitive items and technology to foreign nations, organizations and individuals, in the interest of safeguarding national security. As the penalties for violating these laws can be severe, for both the offending party and the university, it is imperative that U-M be in full compliance.
If you are planning to travel internationally you should be mindful that export control regulations do apply to technology, equipment, software, and technical data (in physical, digital or voice-transmitted form) being taken out of the country. Following are several university resources on international travel. Read more on traveling -->
Export Controls Officer
Last updated: August 21, 2014