Human Subjects Institutional Review Board

The  Human Subjects Institutional Review Board or IRB is a compromised of campus faculty and community members.   It is a team that ensures that Administrative law and government regulations/policies are being followed during research and data collection.   It also ensures that research by students or faculty are conducted in an ethical and legal manner.  All research proposals are reviewed for compliance and offers suggestions on correct data collection.

This web page is a central location for:

  • IRB policies and procedures
  • the approved IRB proposal forms
  • to understand the policies the IRB has set in place
  • links to resources and tutorials on writing research and citing references

List of Current Members

Ron Hutchins, IRB Chair 
Dean, College of Health and Behavior, Interim Dean, College of Criminal Justice and Emergency Responders
IRB – Research Integrity Officer (RIO) for Research Misconduct

Kirk Mauldin
School of Kinesiology and Behavioral Sciences

Martha Hutchens
School or Science and Medicine

Sandra King
School of Nursing

Russ Searight
School of Kinesiology and Behavioral Sciences

Jody Susi
School of Kinesiology and Behavioral Sciences

Jason Swedene
School of Arts and Letters

R. Adam Mosey
School of Science and Medicine

Bryan Fuller
School of Criminal Justice, Fire Sciences, and Emergency Services

Lynn Gillette
Deciding Official (DO) for Research Misconduct