Jeff Steltzer is the Director of the Georgia State University’s Office of Research Integrity Assurance (ORIA). He joined ORIA in 2022, bringing nearly 17 years’ experience in research compliance and ethics, especially regarding the responsible conduct of research, ethical commercialization strategies, and conflicts of interest management.
Jeff’s career in research integrity began in 2006, when he joined Emory University and helped establish its Conflict of Interest Management Office. In 2010, Georgia Tech recruited Jeff to establish the Institute’s Conflict of Interest Management Office within their Office of Research Integrity Assurance. During his time at Georgia Tech, he worked collaboratively with Institute leadership, faculty, staff, and students to build a robust research compliance program that balanced the Institute’s compliance needs with its technology transfer activities and entrepreneurial goals.