Atlanta Metropolitan State College


Institutional Review Board

Welcome to the AMSC Institutional Review Board. On this website you will find the resources necessary to aid in obtaining the approval to conduct research at Atlanta Metropolitan State College. The process for obtaining IRB approval follows.

Step 1. Complete the full application packet (application form) which consists of  1. Projection Information Form 2. Investigator Agreement, and 3. Request for Exempt Status from Full Review Form (Optional). Please submit the full application packet as an e-mail attachment to

Step 2. Within five to seven business days, a member of the IRB Board will notify you of the status of your application approval.

Step 3. If approval, you will be required to submit a signed IRB Approval Form, which should be faxed to 404-756-3784 or scanned and emailed to

Step 4. An IRB member will contract you to arrange the logistics of conducting your research at Atlanta Metropolitan State College. Please allow the IRB to make all arrangements prior to contacting subjects who might participate in the research study.

IRB Contact Information
Atlanta Metropolitan State College
IRB Committee
C/O Dr. Mark Cunningham
1630 Metropolitan Pkwy.,
Atlanta, GA 30310

DiYanna Jiles, IRB Chair