Robert J. Rutland Institute for Ethics
Tentative Title..."Research Ethics Today"

March 4, 2008

2008 Presidential Colloquium Event

Featured Guest Speaker:William J. Kilgallin

Head, Investigative Legal and Outreach

National Science Foundation-Office of Inspector General

William J. Kilgallin

William J. (Bill) Kilgallin has been the Head of Investigative Legal and Outreach for the National Science Foundation’s Office of Inspector General since September 2004.  In this position, Bill serves as legal advisor to the Associate Inspector General for Investigations, supervises the Investigative Legal Section, and provides legal advice to the Office of Investigations on issues that arise in the investigation of all civil, criminal, and administrative allegations of wrongdoing (including research misconduct) involving NSF activities.  He also oversees OIG outreach efforts, which are designed to develop and improve partnerships with institutions, NSF, and members of the research and education communities.

Prior to working for NSF OIG, Bill served as a member of the Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps for 21 years.  During his Army service, Bill served in a number of positions including Executive Officer for the U.S. Army Trial Defense Service and Chief of International Law for the United States Central Command (CENTCOM).  Prior to that, he worked in Intelligence Law, managed two large legal offices, and litigated at the trial and appellate levels.   

Bill completed his undergraduate studies at The Catholic University of America, where he received his B.A. in Political Science.  He received his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law and his LLM from the Judge Advocate General’s School at the University of Virginia. 

To see Mr. Kilgallin's Powerpoint Presentation, please CLICK HERE.

Tuesday, March 4 2008

"Research Ethics...

...and the Private Sector"


Commerce Club; Greenville, SC






**A Renaissance Center Event***

Registration for this event is limited. Please register early to ensure a space.



Research Ethics Today

Strom Thurmond Institute; Self Auditorium


William J. Kilgallin

Moderators: Dr. Daniel Wueste; Director, Rutland Institute
Linda M. Gallicchio; Associate Director, Rutland Institute

This event is free and Open to the Public. Seating is on a first come, first serve basis.


Strom Thurmond Institute; 1st Floor Lobby




Sponsored by:

2008 Presidential Colloquium
The Robert J. Rutland Institute for Ethics
The Strom Thurmond Institute
CU Graduate School
Research Division