Any research involving human participants conducted either at Stonehill College or under its sponsorship at another location, must be reviewed and approved by the College's Institutional Review Board. Additional information, helpful links and forms are located on the IRB myHill page

Spring 2024 Meeting Schedule

For an application to be considered at a particular meeting it must be received by the corresponding due date listed below:

IRB Proposal Due Dates IRB Meeting Dates
January 19, 2024 January 26, 2024
February 16, 2024 February 23, 2024
March 15, 2024 March 22, 2024
April 19, 2024 April 26, 2024
May 3, 2024 May 10, 2024


Ms. Bonnie Blinkley

Director of Compliance Research and Grants, Emory & Henry College

Dr. Nicole Capezza, Chair

Associate Professor of Psychology

Mr. Brian Oles, Member

Director of Institutional Research and Assessment

Dr. Lillian Reuman

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Dr. Moon Chung, Member

Associate Professor of Education

Ms. Bonnie L. Troupe, Member

Director, Office of Research, Grants & Sponsored Projects

Dr. Erica Tucker

Associate Professor of Anthropology

For questions about the IRB process, please contact:

Nicole M. Capezza

Nicole M. Capezza

Associate Professor of Psychology, Chair of the Stonehill College Institutional Review Board

Office of Research, Grants & Sponsored Projects

Duffy Academic Center – 119

The Office of Research, Grants & Sponsored Projects serves the faculty and staff of the College in helping to obtain external funding for scholarly research, academic program and curriculum development, and community service projects.