Institutional Review Board

Mission of the IRB:


  • Ensure ethical treatment of humans in research that is supported by SUNY Cobleskill
  • Support the researcher in ensuring appropriate ethical treatment


For Researchers:


IRB Proposal Form with Detailed Instructions

  • Turn around time is usually about two weeks for an application
  • Collaborating on research with other agencies? Submit all existing approvals with your proposal. Submit your proposal >


Criteria for Exempt Status


APA’s Institutional Review Board (IRB): A Community College Planning Guide


Board Members:


Amy B. Corbett, Ph.D.


Professor of Psychology


Shannan K. Breault

Senior Counselor, Wellness Center


William M. Kelly

Assistant Director of Residential Life


Victor J. Sensenig, Ph.D.

Director of Institutional Research


Tara H. Winter, Ph.D.

Vice President for Enrollment, Marketing, and Communications