Research Ethics Board

PURPOSE (Taken from Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans (2014)) "Institutions shall establish or appoint REB(s) to review the ethical acceptability of all research involving humans conducted within their jurisdiction or under their auspices, that is, by their faculty, staff or students…." Members are appointed by the President for three year terms. The membership of the REB shall consist of 6 members, as follows: -one faculty member to serve as Chair; -at least two faculty members, who have broad expertise in the methods or in the areas of research covered by the REB; -at least one faculty member who is knowledgeable in ethics; -at least one faculty member who is knowledgeable in the relevant law; and -one member from the community served by St. Francis Xavier University, who has no formal affiliation with the institution.

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Committee Membership

Name Role Term Start End Comment
Brian MacLean N/a 3 Year 2020-01-01 2022-12-31 Faculty of Science
Robert Kennedy N/a 3 Year 2020-01-01 2022-12-31 Faculty of Arts
Christine Lomore N/a 3 Year 2015-09-01 2021-08-31 Faculty of Arts
Leona English Chair 1 Year 2020-01-01 2021-06-30 Faculty of Education
Brad Long N/a 1 Year 2018-01-01 2020-12-31 Faculty of Business
Lynda Harling-Stalker N/a 3 Year 2017-09-01 2020-08-31 Faculty of Arts
Carole Roy N/a 3 Year 2019-01-01 2019-12-31 Faculty of Education
David Young Chair 3 Year 2015-07-01 2019-12-31 Faculty of Education
Leona English N/a 1 Year 2018-07-01 2018-12-31 Carole Roy replaced her after returning from Sabb.
Carole Roy N/a 3 Year 2016-07-01 2018-06-30 Faculty of Education
Sasho Mackenzie N/a 3 Year 2014-01-01 2017-12-01
Lynda Harling-Stalker N/a 3 Year 2014-09-01 2017-09-01
Elizabeth Munroe N/a 1 Year 2015-07-01 2016-06-01
Erika Koch N/a 3 Year 2012-09-01 2015-09-01
Leona English Chair 1 Year 2014-09-01 2015-06-01 on sabbatical July 1, 2015
Katarin MacLeod N/a 1 Year 2014-07-01 2015-06-01
Stephen Marmura N/a 3 Year 2011-09-01 2014-09-01
Leona English Chair 2 Year 2012-09-01 2014-09-01
David Young N/a 3 Year 2013-09-01 2014-06-01 On Sabbatical July 2014
Patti Hansen-Ketchum N/a 3 Year 2009-09-01 2013-12-01
Carole Roy N/a 3 Year 2010-09-01 2013-09-01
Leona English N/a 3 Year 2006-10-01 2009-10-01
Angela Gillis N/a 3 Year 2006-10-01 2009-10-01
Erika Koch N/a 3 Year 2006-10-01 2009-10-01
Dan MacInnes Chair 3 Year 2006-10-01 2009-10-01
Ann Sullivan N/a 3 Year 2000-10-01 2003-10-01