The Social/Behavioral IRB is responsible for reviewing social science and behavioral research involving human subjects.
Some examples of research that may be reviewed by the Social/Behavioral IRB are:
- Focus Groups
- Record reviews
If you would like guidance on whether your proposal would be reviewed by the Social/Behavioral IRB, please contact the Office of Research Integrity – Human Subjects at 702-895-2794 or via email at IRB@unlv.edu.
Membership on the IRB is an annual appointment by the UNLV Institutional Officer. The Social/Behavioral IRB is composed of faculty affiliated with the social and behavioral sciences at UNLV and representatives from the community.