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Institutional Review Board (IRB) on Human Subjects

Dr. Jon Lasser, Associate Professor, Counseling, Leadership, Adult Education and School Psychology,  Chair

Dr. Richard Archer, Professor, Psychology
Dr. Amanda Boutot, Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction
Dr. Joe Etherton, Assistant Professor, Psychology
Dr. Denise Gobert, Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy
Ms. Cindy Grosch, Community Representative
Dr. Joseph Kotarba, Professor, Sociology
Dr. Russell Lang, Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction
Dr. Ju Long, Assistant Professor, CIS and Quantitative Methods
Dr. Pablo Martinez, Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice
Mr. Scott Medlock, Prisoner Advocate
Dr. Tondra Moore, Assistant Professor, Health Administration
Dr. Shirley Ogletree, Professor, Psychology
Dr. Eric Schmidt, Associate Professor, Counseling, Leadership, Adult Education and School Psychology
Ms. Barbara Smith, PhD. Student, Criminal Justice
Dr. Sandria Stephenson, Assistant Professor, Counseling, Leadership, Adult Education and School Psychology
Dr. Emily Summers, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction
Ms. Susan Thompson, Analyst, Institutional Research
Dr. Dhiraj Vattem, Associate Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences
Mr. Don Volz, Special Assistant, Information Technology
To Be Named, Student Member
To Be Named, Student Member

Ex Officio:
Dr. Michael Blanda, Assistant Vice President, Research and Federal Relations (T)

Function:
Reviews and approves all research involving human subjects that is performed under the auspices of Texas State, whether or not federal funding is involved.  Establishes procedures and forms to ensure the identification of all proposals that should be sent to the IRB.  Makes recommendations to the Associate Vice President for Research regarding these issues.