Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects Committee
- Scott Kirby (2014)—Community Representative
- Lloyd Turtinen (2013)—Department of Biology
- Michael Faris (2015)—Department of English
- Leah Olson-McBride (2015)—Department of Social Work
- Don Bredle, IRB Chair—Department of Kinesiology (ex officio and voting)
- Laura Chellman—University Health Services (ex officio and voting)
- Karen Havholm—Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research and Sponsored Programs (ex officio and non-voting)
- Mike Axelrod—Human Development Center (ex officio and non-voting)
- To review research projects involving humans as subjects for compliance with requirements set forth by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Human Research Protections.
- To approve research projects involving humans as subjects.
- One member from the community who is not affiliated with UW-Eau Claire.
- One faculty or teaching academic staff member whose primary concern is in the scientific area.
- One faculty or teaching academic staff member whose primary concern is in the non-scientific area.
- Ex officio and voting:
- Chair, IRB, Designated by the Provost and Vice Chancellor
- Director of University Health Services
- Ex officio and non-voting:
- Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research and Sponsored Programs
- Director of Human Development Center
NOTE: Committee must have at least five voting members, with varying backgrounds to adequately review research activities commonly conducted at institutions of higher education. Committee members serve three year periods which are rotated on a staggered basis.