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Institutional Review Board

The Illinois State University IRB has a diverse membership including ISU faculty and staff, as well as a community member.

The Illinois State University IRB has an approved Federalwide Assurance (FWA00000112) on file with the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP). Our IRB registration number is IORG0000486.

IRB Executive Committee Meeting Schedule

A protocol is considered submitted when it is certified by the PI in Cayuse IRB. Please note that submission dates and deadlines apply only to protocols requiring full board review.

* Exempt and expedited protocols are reviewed continuously.
Protocol Submission Deadline Meeting Date and Time
Wednesday, January 3rd, 2023 Wednesday, January 17th, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, January 31st, 2023 Wednesday, February 14th, 2023 at 9:00 a.m.
Monday, March 4th, 2023 Monday, March 18th, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.
Monday, April 1st, 2023 Monday, April 15th, 2023 at 1:00 p.m.

IRB Executive Committee Members

  • Jessie Krienert, Criminal Justice Sciences (Chair)
  • Ralph Weisheit, Criminal Justice Sciences
  • Barbara Rexroat, Research and Sponsored Programs
  • Beth MacDonald, Teaching and Learning (Anna Smith - alternate)
  • Margaret Nauta, Psychology
  • Patricia Pence, Mennonite College of Nursing
  • Alycia Hund, Psychology
  • Dan Taube, Office of Technology Solutions
  • Kate Peeples, Special Education
  • Gina Grumke, Community Representative
  • Kathy Spence, Research Ethics and Compliance (Ex-Officio non-voting member)