Ethics Approval - University's Research Office
All research projects involving humans require ethical approval. Research Projects cannot begin until you receive a written letter of approval from the Monash University Human Research Ethics Committee (MUHREC) .
All student applications must be read and approved by the student's main supervisor, and reviewed by the Director Research Degrees before being forwarded to MUHREC for approval. The Director Research Degrees will not sign off on the application until (s)he is satisfied that it complies with the University's ethics guidelines.
The student should:
The Research Degrees Office will then:
Please note that the Research Degrees Office will not make copies of your application, all required copies and documentation must be supplied to the office for Faculty approval.
As of 2010 there are no closing dates for Ethics Appplication submission. The applications will be prepared for the next available meeting once received by the Human Ethics Office.