Policies and Procedures Manual

Chapter 4: Business & Administration

04:24:00    Institution Review Board Procedures

Related Policies and Guidelines

TBR Policy General Policies Regarding Research

TBR Guideline A-110 Institutional Review for Research

In addition to the policy below, research on human subject(s) may be subject to additional reviews, policies, procedures and regulations, as well as approval and monitoring by an Institutional Review Board designated for that purpose.

  • Northeast State Community College (NeSCC) is not a research institution; however, the College regularly recieves requests for permission to conduct research. A person interested in conducting research at Northeast State Community College should contact the Office of Research, Analytics, and Planning for complete application procedures. The College's application and review procedures regarding research requests are designed to facilitate meaningful research, ensure consistency in the processing of research request, and protect the best interests of the College, including its students and employees, with a focus on the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20) U.S.C &1232g:34CFR Part 99).

To ensure the best interests of the College are protected, the President's Cabinet will make the final decision on research request. The Office of Research, Analytics, and Planning (Institutional Effectiveness) serves as the coordinating body and as a liaison between NeSCC's President's Cabinet and researcher. The Office of Research , Analytics, and Planning will review applications for accuracy/completeness and forward them to the President's Cabinet for consideration at the next regularly scheduled President's Cabinet meeting. The Cabinet's determination of whether to approve , deny or request modifications will be relayed to the researcher by the Office of Research, Analytics, and Planning.

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Divisional Review Responsibilities Checklist: Research Analytics and Planning

Revision History: Feb. 2010; May 2011; Nov. 2011; March 2013; July 2014; March 2015; Oct. 2018; Edited Sept. 2019