William Greer

Assistant Vice President for Research,   Animal Program Compliance Oversight

Email: wggreer@umich.edu 

Phone: (734) 763-8028

Support Staff: Sandi Dingman, sdingman@umich.edu  


Greer provides leadership and management of the oversight programs for the protection of animals involved in research at the university. He also directs the Animal Care and Use Office (ACUO).

In partnership with the Attending Veterinarian and the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, Greer leads the ACUO in fostering an environment of engagement, support and service to the research community. Greer works with the animal care and use committee to ensure all animal research is reviewed, approved and conducted in accordance with all appropriate international, federal and state regulations and guidelines, as well as with specific guidelines from funding agencies, institutional policies and appropriate accreditation standards.