Research with Human or Animal Subjects

If you are conducting research involving humans or animals, there are certain ethical and procedural reviews that may be required under Mason and Federal policy.  Please click on the appropriate link(s) in the left-navigation menu to find out what approvals–if any–are required before you begin a research project involving humans, animals, or both.

If you have any questions about research with humans, email  If you have questions about research with animals, email