Institutional Review Board

Institutional Review Board

Rowan University Institutional Review Board

The mission of Rowan University's IRB Offices are to support the University's research enterprise by ensuring the protection of individuals who participate in research; ensuring compliance with all pertinent federal and state laws and regulations; fostering the ethical conduct of human subjects research; and providing education and other services to the University's researchers regarding regulatory requirements and best practices.

Cayuse IRB

For any investigators that had an approved and current eIRB application that transferred to the new Cayuse IRB (known as Legacy submissions) and have not yet reviewed and completed the Legacy submission in Cayuse IRB, below are links and documents for your review and use when completing a Cayuse Legacy submission.


  • Welcome Katelynn Huff! Katelynn will serve a vital role for the Rowan IRB as the main IRB Analyst for IRB submissions submitted by facutly, staff, and students for the Glassboro/Camden Campuses.
  • Welcome Eric Gregory! Eric is now the Director of Research Compliance and acting IRB Director for the Rowan IRB.


  • Revised Consent Forms now available


  • New Adult Consent Key Information form
  • New Electronic Informed Consent SBER Adult form

Quick Links

IRB Guidelines Document (Word)
Protocol Templates
Consent Form Templates
Decision Making Tool for Exempt Reviews under New Common Rule
Conflict of Interest Form (Pdf)
Progress Report Template (Word)
Preparatory to Research (Word)
Pedagogical & Methodological Policy