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Social/Behavioral Research IRB Members

Note: An IRB may invite individuals with competence in a special area to assist in the review of issues that require expertise beyond or in addition to that available on the IRB. These individuals may not vote with the IRB.

IRB Meeting Schedule

Social/Behavioral Research IRB Members

  • Ken Vickery, PhD - Chair
    Director of Fellowships
    Graduate College
    Scientist Affiliate
  • Megan Burke, PhD, BCBA-D - Vice Chair
    Associate Professor
    Special Education
    Scientist Affiliate
  • Howard Berenbaum, PhD
    Professor
    Psychology
    Scientist Affiliate
  • M. Kathleen Buetow, MD
    Carle Clinic
    Urbana on Windsor
    Scientist Affiliate
  • Sheila Ferguson, LCSW
    Scientist Non-Affiliate
  • Susan Fowler, PhD
    Professor Emerita
    Special Education 
    Scientist Affilate 
  • Beth Hoag, PhD
    Interim Director of Assessment and Planning
    Student Affairs
    Scientist Affiliate
  • Rachel M. Magee, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    School of Information Sciences
    Scientist Affiliate
  • Trevor Nadrozny, EdD
    Principal
    Kenwood Elementary
    Non-Scientist Non-Affiliate
  • Andrew Orta, PhD
    Professor 
    Department of Anthropology
    Scientist Affiliate
  • Donald D. Owen, EdD
    Education Advocate
    Non-Scientist Non-Affiliate
  • Karen Rudolph, PhD
    Professor
    Department of Psychology
    Scientist Affiliate
  • William E. Sander, DVM, MPH, DACVPM
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine
    Scientist Affiliate
  • Kevin Tan, PhD, MSW
    Assistant Professor
    School of Social Work
    Scientist Affiliate
  • Rebecca Thornton, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Department of Economics
    Scientist Affiliate

Alternate Members

  • Sandra Jones
    Non-Scientist Non-Affiliate
  • Chris Davies, BS
    Human Subjects Research Specialist
    Office for the Protection of Research Subjects
  • Jennifer Ford, MS
    Human Subjects Research Coordinator
    Office for the Protection of Research Subjects
    Non-Scientist Affiliate
  • Katie Schaffenberger, BA
    Human Subjects Research Specialist
    Office for the Protection of Research Subjects
    Non-Scientist Affiliate
  • Derek Wunder, BA
    Human Subjects Research Specialist
    Office for the Protection of Research Subjects
    Non-Scientist Affiliate
  • Justin Sun, MS
    Human Subjects Research Specialist
    Office for the Protection of Research Subjects
    Non-Scientist Affiliate
  • Dustin Yocum, MA
    Human Subjects Research Senior Manager
    Office for the Protection of Research Subjects
    Non-Scientist Affiliate

Prisoner Representative

Counts toward a quorum of Subpart C Review.

  • Jessie Krienert, PhD
    Professor
    Criminal Justice Sciences
    Illinois State University
    Scientist Non-Affiliate