Ethics Review Committee

Membership


Executive Director (COR)
Representatives of Librarian
Director, University Legal Unit
Provost, PG College
Provost, Health Sciences
Dean, Law
Dean, Administration/Arts/Education/Social Sciences.
Dean,Agriculture/Science/EDM/Technology/Pharmacy.
Director, CSL
Centre for Gender and Social Policies
Director, University Medical and Health Services.
Non-Academic Community
Chaplain, All Souls Chapel/Chapel of Perpetual Light
Chief Imam of OAU Mosque
One Veterinary Surgeon
Deputy Registrar, COR (Secretary)

Terms of Reference


i. Monitor compliance with ethical guidelines on research.
ii. Issue ethical clearance approval for research proposals/projects.
iii. Promote the dignity, rights, safety and well-being of research participants.
iv. Review and evaluate all ethical aspects of research projects and ensure that they meet internationally accepted ethical standards.
v. Investigate any incidence or report of break of ethical code or other malpractice.
vi. Examine any other matter that may arise or be referred to the Committee in relation to ethical code and the performance of research studies.