From: Michael F. Malone, Vice Chancellor for Research & Engagement
To: UMass Amherst Faculty
Deans, Directors, and Department Chairs
Cc: Provost John J. McCarthy
Vice Provost Carol A. Barr
Research & Engagement Staff
Date: June 18, 2020
Subject: Update on Guidance for Reopening Research
The Research and Libraries Working Group has developed guidance for the following areas:
Draft guidance on research involving human subjects is being developed and will be shared soon along with an update on the Research and Libraries Operating Plans.
As a reminder, the campus will cease supporting Pulse Secure Virtual Personal Network (VPN) software on June 26th, after which time GlobalProtect VPN must be utilized to access campus IT systems from external locations.
Thank you and be well,
Michael F. Malone
Vice Chancellor for Research & Engagement
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Assistant: Christine Burnett, firstname.lastname@example.org