The Research Ethics Board (REB), mandated by The Board of Governors, supports researchers in their mission to maintain ethical research conduct and instrumentation by ensuring that ethical guidelines derives from the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans and the Dawson College Policy on the Ethical Conduct of Research Involving Humans are respected.
Research ethics review is required for:
- Researchers (both Dawson researchers and researchers from other institutions) who wish to conduct research with human participants (students and/or staff) at Dawson College; and,
- Dawson Researchers, under the auspices of Dawson College, who wish to conduct research with human participants external to the College.
Fall 2015 – Important Dates
REB Meeting Date Application Deadline
September 22, 2015 September 7, 2015 at 5:00 PM
October 20, 2015 October 5, 2015 at 5:00 PM
November 17, 2015 November 2, 2015 at 5:00 PM
December 15, 2015 November 30, 2015 at 5:00 PM
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Application deadlines correspond to REB meeting dates; all complete applications received by an application deadline will be reviewed at the corresponding meeting date. Please apply at least two months before you plan to start your research. For research commencing in August, apply no later than the posted April deadline for each year.