MS, Information Science
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
BS, Information Systems and Operations Management
University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC
Tim Farris, MS, Director of Research Systems and Support, has more than 15 years of information technology experience. In his current role at RTI-HS, he is responsible for the overall direction of technology selection and adoption to support RTI-HS’s research streams. He provides oversight and guidance for systems regulated under 21 CFR Part 11 and spearheads the adoption of enterprise applications through training, awareness programs, and workflow creation for all staff. He guides RTI-HS’s executive and research leaders on awareness and mitigation of technology-related risk and change management. Mr. Farris serves on both the RTI-HS and the corporate-level data governance committees. In addition to providing strategic leadership for RTI-HS’s information technology solutions, he oversees desktop support services to RTI-HS staff. Before joining RTI-HS, Mr. Farris served in various information technology roles including systems administration, security and compliance, programming, and information technology management across academic and commercial enterprises.