Cindy Lee-Tataseo has been with the human subjects research program since August 2004. She worked as a research assistant for three and a half years at a biotechnology company before moving to Las Vegas. She worked as a research scientist for Quest Laboratories in Las Vegas and then for a biotechnology company based in San Diego, Calif. Since joining UNLV, Lee-Tataseo has gained certifications as a Certified IRB Professional (CIP) and a Certified IRB Manager (CIM). Lee-Tataseo has a bachelor’s degree in biology with a minor in chemistry from Eastern Washington University. She is currently pursuing a master's degree in Health Care Administration.