How to Submit a Research Proposal to the Lipscomb IRB

The following is a step by step guide on how to submit your completed research proposal and supporting documents electronically as an IRB Packet. Submit through the IRB Google Group. The two steps are:

1. Complete the Research Proposal Form. Here is an example of how it should be saved:

A student named John Doe is advised by Bill Tallon and is submitting on July 8, 2013.  John would create a document with the name IRB-Doe-Tallon7-8-13.

Save a copy of the Research Proposal Form for your records.

2. Attach this form and any other associated materials to an email. On the Subject line enter the first and last name of both the investigator and the faculty research advisor and the date. Send this email to