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

2024 IRRB Meeting Schedule

Completed Application Due Date IRRB Committee Meeting
January 29, 2024 February 12, 2024
February 26, 2024 March 11, 2024
March 22, 2024 April 15, 2024
April 29, 2024 May 13, 2024
August 26, 2024 September 9, 2024
September 30, 2024 October 14, 2024
October 29, 2024 November 12, 2024
November 18, 2024  December 9, 2024