Psychology: Using Human Subjects in Research (IRB)

Most Psychology Concentrators are already familiar with IRB procedures.

You probably submitted an IRB application, or mock application, for your Proseminar Research.

  • If you have not done so within the past 12 months, you will likely have to repeat the online training

For specific guidelines on how to submit your work, go to


If your research uses a “vulnerable population” (such as children, elderly people, or participants with a chronic mental disorder), your work cannot be exempt from IRB review.