Sponsored Programs and Research Services

Institutional Review Board (IRB) for Human Subjects In Research

The Institutional Review Board at Cleveland State University exists to interpret and apply the Federal Regulations pertaining to research involving human subjects conducted by CSU Faculty, Staff, and/or Students. CSU IRB actions are based upon the Belmont Report and in compliance with the Revised Common Rule, enacted January 21, 2019, as well as all applicable State laws.   Applications for project approval should be submitted to the Sponsored Programs and Research Services via Cayuse IRB for processing.

Cayuse IRB

Cayuse IRB is a completely online system, including online protocol creation, submission, review, and management, for CSU researchers. Click here for more information about Cayuse IRB.

Spring 2019 IRB Meeting Schedule
Date Time Day Location
January 24 2:30 to 3:30 pm Thursday Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 200
February 26 2:30 to 3:30 pm Tuesday Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 200
March 25 11:00 to 12:00 pm Monday Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 200
April 25 3:00 to 4:00 pm Thursday Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 200
May 28 TBD Tuesday Summer Reviewers Only
Members of the IRB Committee (AY 2018-2019)
Member Rank Dept Address Phone Fax Email
Collins, Cyleste Assistant Prof. Social Work RT 1438 4571   Email
Jeziorowski, John
(Chair)
Associate
Prof.
Health Sci HS 121 3782 9316 Email
Lewis, Browne Professor Law LB 213 2352 6881 Email
Neuendorf, Kimberly Professor COMM MU 241 3994 9294 Email
Oakar, Kathleen External Member Inmate Rep.   440.845.1830
216.357.7310
  Email
Pershey, Monica Gordon Associate
Prof.
Health Sci MC 432A 4534 9316 Email
Quinn, Linda Senior College Lecturer Mathematics RT 1512 4691   Email
Stead, Graham Professor Curr & Fdn AC 225 9712 5415 Email
Thoman, Joan Associate
Prof.
Nursing JH 260 3518   Email
Turosky, Jodie External Member     216.363.7432   Email
Whitbred, Robert Associate
Prof.
COMM MU 209 5083 9294 Email
Member Rank Dept Address Phone Fax Email
Karpinski, Mary Jane Recording Secretary SPRS PH 218 3624 9382 Email
Forms & Policies

Typically, researchers should expect to receive the results of the preliminary review of their IRB application no later than two weeks after the date of submitting their application.

Any projects seeking to examine or involve protected populations must be submitted TWO WEEKS prior to the upcoming full board meeting; any proposals submitted less than two weeks prior will NOT be reviewed until the following meeting.