Office of Sponsored Programs

IRB Policy Revised and Published

William Paterson's policy and processes have been revised and updated.  

Significant changes include limiting undergraduate and master's degree student protocols to studies where outcomes will be shared outside of the course and improved guidance concerning what should be included in a protocol narrative and informed consent statements.

IRB
OSP Newsletter: Star Report, Fall 2013

 Fall 2013 Cover

Congratulations to all FY2013 Award Recipients! This issue of the Star Report includes a list of awards, information on the Funding Your Research workshops, articles on three of our current awards, COS Pivot, University Research and Scholarship Day 2014, and the revised Effort Reporting policy and process.

Course for Students on Human Subject Research

The WPU Institutional Review Board, supported by the CITI Program, is now offering a course specifically designed to introduce students to the use of human subjects in research. The course is appropriate for undergraduate, masters and doctoral degree students.  Information on faculty might use this to support their courses and how students would register and complete it are on the IRB web page. Students in Research information sheet

Institutional Review Board for Human Subject Research

Undergraduate and Master's Degree Student IRB Form (PDF -- NEW fillable form)

Faculty Protocol Package and Forms

Student IRB Research FAQ

Other IRB forms


Research @ WP

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COS Pivot Ad

Proposal Review and Submission Process Time Requirement

The review of projects and their proposals that will be submitted through the OSP require substantive review by the University prior to approval for submission. The assembly of a proposal for final submission also requires time to prepare.

Proposals will not be accepted for review less than 10 days prior to the submission deadline