Institutional Review Board
McClain Hall 203
Phone: 660.785.7245 ~ Fax: 660.785.7460 ~ IRB@truman.edu
To continue to protect Truman faculty, staff and students the IRB will continue to accept electronic applications for Fall 2020. The detailed instructions here must be followed to have your IRB application accepted electronically.
Read the new guidelines for conducting research for Fall 2020 here. Read before you apply!
Please contact the Institutional Review Board (IRB) if you have questions about the review process or need assistance with your application.
The IRB is a campus-wide committee established under the authority of the Vice President for Academic Affairs to ensure that the rights and welfare of human subjects are adequately protected in all research projects. The Institutional Review Board reviews all projects involving human subjects. IRB’s are required by both University policy and by the Federal Government.
Applications are due the Friday before the next scheduled meeting. Handwritten applications will not be accepted or reviewed.