Research & Survey Requests

Internal (Staff/Faculty)

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Any off-campus person or entity proposing to engage in research within the Southwestern Community College District must submit a proposal to the Institutional Research Review Board (IRRB). Please contact Bill Abasolo, Dean of Institutional Research and Planning, and John Elder, Research Analyst. Please review our IRRB policy and procedures before submitting the application below to ensure all needed materials are included.

Important: A complete application is due 10 business days prior to the scheduled IRRB Committee Meeting where your proposal will be reviewed. You are advised to work with John Elder in advance of this deadline to ensure that you have met the mandatory elements of the application materials.

Application Materials 

Reporting Materials

2023 IRRB Meeting Schedule

Completed Application Due Date IRRB Committee Meeting
January 27, 2023 February 10, 2023
February 24, 2023 March 10, 2023
March 24, 2023 April 14, 2023
April 28, 2023 May 12, 2023
August 29, 2023 September 11, 2023
September 26, 2023 October 9, 2023
October 31, 2023 November 13, 2023
November 28, 2023  December 11, 2023