The University Export Controls Council is appointed by the Vice Provost for Research and includes members of the research administration community from all schools, Office of Technology Development, Office of the General Counsel, and Harvard Global Support Services. The Export Controls Council (ECC) provides guidance regarding export control issues at Harvard, including:
- Assisting in development of policies, guidelines, record-keeping requirements, and training materials pertaining to Export Control issues
- Facilitating training and disseminate information within their units
- Facilitating communication about the importance of export regulatory compliance and policies among the University community including: provosts, deans, associate deans for research, center directors, administrative offices, global operations, and principal investigators.