The mission of the Institutional Review Board is to protect the rights and welfare of research subjects, through review of research involving human subjects at Chicago State University . The mission of the CSU IRB is congruent with the University's mission of
academic excellence, which encompasses teaching, research, service and community development including social justice, leadership and entrepreneurship.
The CSU IRB is under the direction of Dr. Thomas Lyons, IRB Chairperson.
Please see updated Forms and Informed Consent guidelines (updated December 2013).