Committee on Research Technology (CRT)


The Committee on Research Technology (CRT) supports the IT Governance Steering Committee by identifying technology needs of the UCSF research community and evaluating direction and progress of current technology initiatives directly related to supporting research. Specifically the CRT will:

  • Identify, prioritize and recommend areas for expansion of technology utilization for the enhancement of UCSF research programs;
  • Monitor and recommend sustainable research technology strategies;
  • Identify UCSF analytic and integration services and technologies that can be used to enhance the research mission;
  • Ensure that representatives from the CRT participate in research technology initiatives across the University of California;
  • Recommend annual technology investment priorities and candidates for funding with IT Roadmap funds to the ITGSC;
  • Identify, prioritize and recommend UCSF technology resources that can be leveraged to meet research goals in keeping with the university’s mission.
  • The committee meets for 90 minutes each month to review and discuss relevant initiatives and projects.