Sunday – August 25, 2019

Institutional Review Board

The mission of MATC's Institutional Review Board is to determine the appropriateness of research projects relative to:

  1. The risk to the subjects,
  2. The anticipated benefits to the subjects, the mission of Milwaukee Area Technical College, and others,
  3. The importance of the knowledge that may reasonably be expected to result, and
  4. The informed consent process to be employed.

IRB Meeting Schedule and Application Review Dates*:



Wednesday February 21, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. M222
Wednesday March 21, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. M222
Wednesday April 18, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. M222
Wednesday May 23, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. M222
Thursday March 21, 2019 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Room FH209
Wednesday April 24, 2019 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Room FH209
Wednesday May 22, 2019 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Room FH209



* Dates are subject to change

Note: Please submit your IRB application at least seven (7) days prior to the upcoming meeting date to allow time for distribution to the committee for review prior to the meeting.


MATC IRB Committee Members

Marc Sander
Dept. Of Research and Development
Milwaukee Public Schools

Rohan de Silva, Ph.D.
Instructor, Social Science

Kristen DeCato, BA/JD
Assistant General Counsel


Jennifer Mikulay
Associate Dean, Liberal Arts & Sciences
x 65325

Wilkistar Otieno, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee

Nazima Shahnoor, PhD
Faculty, Anatomy and Physiology
Natural Sciences
x 77372

Yan Wang, Ph.D
Director, Institutional Research