Timeframe: From completion of application to receiving your approval letter
Exempt & Expedited IRRBs- Up to 30 days
Full Review IRRBs- Over 30 days
IRRB Application Form for Faculty and Staff Research
This is the NLU form used by faculty and staff to submit a protocol to IRRB when conducting research using human participants.
IRRB Application Form for Student Research
This is the NLU form used by students to submit a protocol to IRRB when conducting research using human participants.
IRRB Request for Proprietary NLU Data
This is the form used when faculty and staff want to use data belonging to the university for purposes of institutional assessment or personal research. Guidelines are included.
IRRB Change of Status Request Form
Any change to a previously submitted protocol, such as, extension of time, the addition of investigators, a change of study method, or a change of location, requires the submission of a change of status form along with appropriate documentation. If a new protocol is required, the primary research investigator will be notified.
IRRB Application Checklist
Please use this checklist to ensure that your application is complete before submitting. Do not include this checklist with your IRRB submission.
Submit all IRRB-related questions, completed application forms and all supporting materials via email to IRRBMailbox@nl.edu.