West Chester University
Gautam Pillay, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President
628 S. High Street
Filano Hall, Room 205
Human Subject Committee (HSC) Application Package (approved 2009, revised 2010)
Institutional Review Board/IRB
Institutional Review Board/Human Subjects Committee
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the chair of the Human Subjects Committee, Paul Smith. Thank you.
The HSC reviews all projects involving human subjects conducted by individuals affiliated with West Chester University to confirm that subject's rights, privacy, welfare, and civil liberties are protected. The HSC is responsible to the Federal Government (45CFR46 (PDF)) for determining whether research protocols qualify for exemption this document. The HSC does not evaluate the study's design or evaluate its potential contribution.
Human Subject Committee (HSC) Policies and Procedures (PDF) (Approved 2009)
HSC Guidelines (Word Document Download) (Revised 2010)
Human Subject Committee (HSC) Application Package (download) (approved 2009, revised 2010)
Animal Care and Use Committee
Chair: Dr. Aaron Rundus; Deparmtent of Psychology (x3151)
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular