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Psychology Dissertation Support Forms and Resources


For all Psychology Dissertation Forms, please visit the PsyD Dissertation Resources Website.


Methods Review

All psychology GSEP students submitting expedited or full review IRB applications must first submit their research proposals to the Psychology Methods Review Committee for approval before submitting the proposal for GPS IRB review.

For information about the Psychology Methods Review Committee, contact Dr. Cary Mitchell at 310-506-8553 or

Details of the GPS IRB process and application forms are available at the Graduate and Professional Schools IRB Community webpage

Institutional Review Board (IRB) /Human Subjects Research

In accordance with Federal Guidelines all research involving human subjects must consider how subjects are being protected from harm. No phase of research involving any type of interaction with human subjects may begin until the student's proposal has been reviewed by the Graduate and Professional Schools Institutional Review Board (GPS IRB).