Institutional Review Board (IRB) What’s New? . Rebecca Pliske Chair, Dominican University IRB September 2, 2005. Institutional Review Board (IRB). In 2002, DU established an IRB
Chair, Dominican University IRB
September 2, 2005
1) Class projects—submit to IRB rep from your school
2) Systematic research projects—submit to Office of Sponsored Research
Professor Smith decides to try peer-tutoring in her statistics class this fall. She plans to give her students questionnaires at the end of the semester to see if they liked the peer-tutoring. If it turns out they liked this teaching method, she plans to write up the results of the questionnaires and submit an article to the Teaching in Psychology journal. Does she need to submit her plan for IRB review? If so, what type of review (Systematic Research or Classroom Project)?
Professor Jones is teaching a developmental psychology course and assigns a class project in which his students will interview children about their favorite TV shows. Does this project require IRB review? If so, what type of review (Systematic Research or Classroom Project)?