Operational Updates


Research Ethics Committee – Human Subjects

Meeting Dates

  • April 11, 2013
  • May 2, 2013
  • June 6, 2013
  • Fall semester - to be announced


Submission deadline for research applications to be reviewed by the REC-HS is 8 days before the next REC-HS meeting. Student research projects will be expedited. 

The REC-HS requires that research applicants have read Policy 8700 prior to application. All forms can be downloaded from Selkirk Policies.


  • Chair REC-HS, Paula Vaananen for advice or information relating to research applications.
  • Administrative Support, Tyanna Popoff for forms relating to research applications.

Submission and review procedure

  • an electronic copy of  each completed form must be sent by email to the administrative contact by the submission deadline (8 days prior to scheduled meeting); and,
  • a hard copy (paper) of Form A.1 (cover), signed by the Principal Investigator and by the school chair, must be sent to the administrative contact.  In order for the REC-HS to review a research application, the signed hard copy must be received by the administrative contact before the REC-HS meeting.  It is the responsibility of the Principal Investigator to ensure the hard copy is received in time.


For more information contact Administrative Support Tyanna Popoff for forms relating to research applications.