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Institutional Review Board (IRB) on Human Subjects

Denise Gobert, Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Co-Chair (T)
Monica Gonzales, Compliance Specialist, Research and Sponsored Programs - IRB Administrator, Co-Chair (T)

Jennifer Czocher, Program Faculty, Mathematics
Shayne Jones, Professor, Criminal Justice and Criminology
Russell Lang, Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (T)
Joni Mettler, Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Human Performance
Amber Owens, San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District, Community Representative
Steve Rayburn, Associate Professor, Marketing
Aimee Roundtree, Associate Professor, English
Pamela Willson, Program Faculty, St. David's School of Nursing

Ex Officio:
Michael Blanda, Assistant Vice President, Research and Federal Relations (T)
Sean Rubino, Director, Research Integrity and Compliance (T)

Alternate Members:
Shetay Ashford, Assistant Professor, Organization, Workforce, and Leadership
Reiko Graham, Professor, Psychology
Laura Hearnsberger, Community Representative, San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District
Stacy Hunter, Assistant Professor, Health and Human Performance
Robby Longoria, Senior Administrative Assistant, Honors College
Hunter Martaindale, Grant Coordinator, ALERRT Center
Star Mitchell, Assistant Professor, St. David's School of Nursing
Erica Nason, Program Faculty, Social Work
Crystal Oberle, Associate Professor, Psychology
Eric Paulson, Professor, Graduate College
Joseph Sokal, Physician, Student Health Center
Amy Schwarz, Assistant Professor, Communication Disorders
Marc Turner, Director, Institutional Research
Mavreen Tuvilla, Program Faculty, Honor College

Function:
The IRB ensures adherence to all federal, state, local, and institutional regulations concerning the protection of human subjects in research.  All human research conducted by Texas State faculty, staff, and students must receive IRB review and approval prior to commencement.