Research Process

The Interfaith Center of Light’s (ICL’s) research on social science and human samples follow a strict Institutional Review Board (IRB) process of at least five reviewers. Group of international students using laptop.

This process may include:

  • A Human research determination form
  • Protocol reviews
  • Statement of purpose
  • Submission of revisions
  • Worksheets
  • Checklists
  • Supporting documents
  • … and Translation documents when working with specific cultures

Though this is not an exhaustive list, this process is standardized for most of ICL’s research procedures.