Consulting Client Information Form

First Name*:  
Last Name*:  

How did you hear about us?
Preferred consultant:

If your department or unit does not show up in the department list for your college, select “Other” for the college, then type the names of both your college and your department in the additional fields that appear.



Are you affiliated with MSU AgBioResearch (formerly the Michigan Agriculture Experiment Station [MAES])?  

MSU students (only)
A brief report on your consultation will be sent to you and your advisor. By requesting this consultation, you are indicating that you understand that a report on this consultation will be provided to your advisor.

Advisor Name:
Advisor Email:

Outside MSU (only)
Check the category then give details.

Initial consultations are free. To help CSTAT document our productivity, we need to know if we are providing assistance to grant supported work.

*Are you requesting help with work that is currently grant supported? 
*Are you requesting help in developing a grant application? 

Project Information Sheet
Which software will you be using? (select all that apply)

Responsible Conduct of Research Research at MSU that involves vertebrate animals is subject to oversight by the IACUC (, while research involving human subjects is subject to oversight by one of the three IRBs (

* Does this project involve using vertebrate animals?  
* Does this project involve research with (or data about) human subjects?  
Project description: Your project description will be used to assign a consultant to you. A consultant can not be assigned to work with you until we have a description of your project or consulting needs.

Your hypotheses or research questions.

What kind of help do you want (i.e., what specific problem do you need help solving?):