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PI Eligibility for IRB Protocols, IACUC Protocols, and Sponsored Research Proposals/Awards

Northwestern University researchers can utilize this chart to pre-determine whether they are eligible to serve in the role of Principal Investigator (PI)  on an IRB protocol, IACUC protocol or a Sponsored Research proposal/award. If based on your University status/title you fall into the “case-by-case” category, please consult the website of the respective office for detailed instructions on how to submit a formal request for consideration of PI status.