College of Doctoral Studies
Before contacting our user support, please review the comprehensive help section using the list below.
The Office of Scholarship Support (OSS) office is responsible for overseeing the aggregation of targeted, and helpful research aids for faculty, staff, students, and those external to UOPX wishing to conduct research with requests to survey students, staff, or faculty with the university COR office).
All UOPX research must be reviewed by the UOPX Institutional Review Board (IRB). IRBNet is a web-based tool that allows researchers to submit research to the IRB for review.
Access for IRBNet requires a separate login from other University online and it requries registration within the IRBNet site. To register and submit an application for IRB review, use the instructions below.
The guidance materials available at IRBNet.org are very detailed and we encourage you to review those before contacting the IRB Office directly. Additionally, student researchers are highly encouraged to discuss the project with your Chair before contacting the IRB Office.
To register for an IRBNet account:
If you already have an IRBNet account with another university or organization, then you wouldn’t create another account, but would instead affiliate with University of Phoenix, Tempe, AZ.
For a step-by-step walk through on how to register, please see the UOPX IRBNet Registration Guide (PDF).
Once you have registered for an account or affiliated your existing account with the University of Phoenix, Tempe, AZ:
Our formal IRB decision letters are attached to your project in IRBNet after an IRB review has been conducted and an IRB action is taken on your project.
Steps to submit an application for IRB review:
Center for Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Research: Email Dr. Kimbery Underwood-Chair at email@example.com
Center for Educational and Instructional Technology Research: Email Dr. Mansureh Kebritchi-Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org
Center for Leadership Studies and Organizational Research: Email Dr. Rodney Luster-Chair at email@example.com
If you are unable to find the answer to your questions below, the Research Hub Support team is available to answer your questions about the site.
For assistance, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our team usually responds within two business days.