Chair of the IRB: Dr. Tom Hoffman, Associate Professor of Political Science
IRB Committee Members/SHC Faculty:
*For all inquiries related to human subjects research, consult Dr. Jamie O'Bryant at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. O'Bryant is available to visit classes to explain the IRB process and determining if student projects qualify officially as "research."
If you are conducting IRB approved research on campus and need participants, you may post your research on the Research Board in Quinlan Hall next to QH320. Please include the following information:
IRB Frequently Asked Questions
If the faculty advisor of a student project is unsure whether the project should be considered "Human Subjects Research," please contact the Chair of the IRB, Dr. Jamie O'Bryant at email@example.com.
*Information taken from:
Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) are federally-mandated, locally-administered groups charged with evaluating risks and benefits of human participant research at their institution
American Psychological Association
American Sociological Association
United States Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health
Resources for Research Ethics Education
Food and Drug Administration