Administrator, Chairperson and Coordinator

Dr. Eileen Fry-Bowers, IRB Administrator
Dr. Fr-Bowers is the official signatory for the IRB for the University.

Dr. Jane Georges, IRB Chairperson
Dr. Georges serves as a resource person and ombudsman to faculty, staff, and students in matters related to IRB.

Ms. Bridget Meschen, IRB Coordinator
Bridget facilitates the application process and IRB Committee Meetings.

Academic Unit IRB Representatives

School of Leadership and Education Sciences:

Dr. Viviana Alexandrowicz      A-F 

Dr. Ian Martin                       G-M

Dr. Marcus Lam                     N-S

Dr. Nedeljko Golubovic           T-Z

School of Nursing and Health Science:

Dr. Jane Georges

Dr. Joseph Burkard

College of Arts and Sciences:

Dr.Corey Barnes - Humanities (includes Art, Architecture, and Art History, English, History, Languages, Cultures, and Literature, Liberal Studies, Music, Theatre, and Theology and Religious Studies). (Half) Biology and Physics.

James Weyant - Social Sciences (includes Anthropology, Communication Studies, Ethnic Studies, Psychological Sciences, Political Science and International Studies, and Sociology). Chemistry and Biochemistry, Environmental Studies, Math

School of Law:

Professor Orly Lobel

School of Peace Studies:

Dr. Topher McDougal

School of Business:

Dr. Alison Sanchez

School of Engineering:

Dr. Gordon Hoople

Student Representatives:


Additional IRB Members:

Ms. Traci Merrill, Ex-Officio, 

Dr. Angelica Almonte, Community Member Representative,

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