Sunday – December 04, 2016

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*:


Monday September 19, 2016 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. M222
Monday October 17, 2016 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. M222
Monday November 14, 2016 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. M222
Monday Dedember 19, 2016 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. M222


* 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

Kristin Kappelman
Research and Performance Manager
Dept. Of Research and Development
Milwaukee Public Schools
414- 475-8225
Rohan de Silva, Ph.D.
Instructor, Social Science
Elizabeth Drew, 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
Betsy Stern, MS
Instructor, Psychology
Yan Wang, Ph.D
Interim Co-Director, Institutional Research