Merced College's Office of Grants and Institutional Research oversees the District's federally-recognized Institutional Review Board (IRB).
Merced College IRB Vision Statement
The Merced College Institutional Review Board (IRB) is committed to increasing the quantity and quality of research conducted at the College. Research conducted at Merced College should reflect the College mission as well as the principles of academic freedom and the dedication to the pursuit of new knowledge.
Merced College is committed to protecting and ensuring the rights, privacy, and welfare of those individuals participating in research projects conducted at our institution.
The mission of the Merced College Institutional Review Board is to protect the rights and welfare of the human research participants.
To accomplish our mission, we strive to:
Maintain appropriate ethical conduct and
Minimum five members with expertise and diversity of
2014-2015 IRB Membership
Cherie Davis (Chair)
Dr. Denisha Dawson
Dr. Gary Gargano
Andrea Hall-Cuccia [staff]
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