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Office of Institutional Assurance and Integrity (OIAI)

The Office of Institutional Assurance and Integrity provides oversight of LBNL’s  management systems and operating processes to ensure that compliance, best management practices, and continuous improvement are achieved in support of scientific excellence at LBNL. Read More




Office of Contractor Assurance (OCA)

The Office of Contractor Assurance (OCA) provides oversight of LBNL’s management systems and operating processes to ensure that compliance, operational support for science, best management practices, and continuous improvement are achieved at LBNL. The OCA is an internal independent assurance organization, and is authorized to have unrestricted access (as appropriate) to personnel, records, and other information sources necessary to carry out its duties. In partnership with LBNL line management, the OIAI regularly monitors operational performance, develops and tracks performance metrics, identifies and tracks operational risks, and organizes independent internal and external reviews. Read More


Contract Assurance Council (CAC) 

The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) Contract Assurance Council advises the Vice President for Laboratory Management (VPLM) in the University of California Office of the President to ensure 1) the effective governance of the Laboratory and 2) that performance of work under the LBNL contract meets the terms of the contract as well as the bylaws and standing orders of the University of California. Read More


Employee Concerns

All employees and contractors have the right-and the responsibility-to identify and report improper governmental activities and environmental, health and safety concerns, and to do so without fear of reprisal. Read More