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Committee Charge

An Institutional Review Board (IRB) is established for the purpose of protecting the rights of human subjects. The IRB will operate in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal law and regulations.

It will be composed of nine (9) members as follows: four (4) designated by the Faculty Senate and five (5) designated by the Chancellor. Of these five (5), one must not be affiliated with the University of Massachusetts. There must always be one such member.

Each member is to have a 3‐year term which may be renewable.

The terms of the nine (9) members are to be staggered so that no more than three (3) terms terminate concurrently.

Members

Co-chairs: Frank Scarano & Cathy Neto

Name

Department

Council

Term Ends

Asselin, Marilyn*
Adult & Child Nursing
NUR
May 2018
Dunlap, Justine**
Prisoner Representative
 
December 2021
Klimt, Andrea**
Sociology/Anthropology
SSCI
December 2021
Manchester, Nancy**
Community Representative
 
December 2021 
Mulnix, Jennifer*
Philosophy
HUM
May 2018
Neto, Cathy**
Chemistry
SSCI
December 2021 
Richardson, Elizabeth*
Psychology
SSCI
May 2018
Scarano, Frank*
Medical Laboratory Science
NCSI
May 2019
Sethares, Kristen**
Nursing
NUR
December 2021 
White, Steve**
Management & Marketing
BUS
December 2021 
* Appointed by the Senate
** Appointed by the Chancellor
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