Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects

AFFILIATION

Administrative, Office of the Chancellor

FUNCTION

The IRB will review all research involving human subjects on campus, including extramurally funded research, intramurally funded research, and unfunded research. This includes research by faculty, academic staff, and students. The purpose of the review is to insure conformity with federal regulations, state statutes, and generally accepted ethical guidelines involving the use of human subjects in research.


MEMBERSHIP

  • ex-officio chairperson, Associate Dean for Research (non-voting member, except in ties)
  • ex-officio, an MD or RN from Student Health Service
  • 1 faculty member from College of Business/Economics
  • 2 faculty members from College of Education
  • 1 faculty member from College of Arts
  • 1 faculty member from natural sciences in College of Letters and Sciences
  • 1 faculty member from social sciences in College of Letters and Sciences
  • 1 faculty member from humanities in College of Letters and Sciences
  • 1 non-University member, preferably an attorney

CURRENT MEMBERSHIP

 Representing Name

Research & Sponsored Program, Compliance Manager, (Chair)

 Karol Katch
College of Education & Professional Studies (Nonscientific)

 Lynn Gilbertson

Colletge of Education & Professional Studies, Research with Minor (Nonscientific)

 Robin Fox

College of Business & Economics, Social Sciences

 Maxwell Hsu

College of Arts & Communication, Social Sciences (Nonscientific)

 S.A. Welch
College of Arts & Communication, Social Sciences (Nonscientific)

 Nam-Hyun Um

College of Letters & Sciences, Health & Counseling

 Christinue Neddenriep
Community Service Representative

 TBD Fall 2015

Research & Sponsored Programs, Director

 Seth Meisel

For more information on federal guidelines on membership see:
http://www.med.umich.edu/irbmed/FederalDocuments/hhs/HHS45CFR46.html#46.107


Last revision 6/9/2015