Research Ethics Office

Ensure that your research at Liberty University is safe and complies with government regulations. The Research Ethics Office will help you find the answers and resources you need that support high ethical standards in research across various academic disciplines.

Institutional Review Board

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Reviewing all research involving human participants to ensure their privacy, confidentiality, and safety.

Institutional Biosafety Committee

Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)

Confirming that all research involving the use of biohazardous materials is done in accordance with the law.

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC)

Ensuring that all vertebrate animals used for research or instruction are treated ethically, humanely, and in a lawful manner.