Ethics

Ethics

All research involving human subjects within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences must be approved by the AHSS Research Ethics Committee (REC). If your research will include human subjects in any way, you must complete the AHSS ethics application form and include any relevant supporting documentation in appendices. 

AHSS REC is audited on a regular basis by UL Research Ethics Governance & Faculty Research Ethics Committees (ULREG)

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Contact us

Queries relating to the AHSS Research Ethics Committee should be directed to:

Caroline Harrington
​Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Email: fahssethics@ul.ie

The Committee membership consists of:

  • Dr. Scott Fitzsimmons (Chair) – Department of Politics and Public Administration
  • Dr. Veronica O’Regan – (Vice Chair) School of ML&AL
  • Dr Amanda Haynes– Department of Sociology
  • Dr. Bernadette Connaughton – Department of Politics and Public Administration
  • Dr. Triona McCaffrey – Irish World Academy of Music and Dance
  • Dr. Karol Mullaney-Dignam Department of History.
  • Dr. Ger Coffey– School of Law
  • Dr. Yianna Liatsos – School of Culture and Communication
  • Niall Curry- Postgraduate representative
  • Patrick Buckley outside Faculty Member (KBS)

 

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