The primary purpose of the 机构审查委员会 (IRB) is to protect the rights and welfare of human subjects involved in research activities. IRB有权批准, 要求修改(以确保批准), 或者不批准研究. The processes and procedures to request and receive IRB approval are specified in“的指导方针 for IRB Review and Approval.”


IRB由四个CDI组成, enseignant chercheur 太阳集团平台 faculty and another individual as specified in the “的指导方针 for IRB Review and Approval.“IRB是执行委员会的一个常设委员会. The Chair of the Executive Committee and the Chair of the 教师 Senate, 与教务长协商, will appoint the committee members; the members will be appointed to a three-year renewable term. The IRB will meet at least once per semester to review research applications from faculty, 工作人员, 和学生.