Research compliance

The University of Akron is committed to ensuring that all research adheres to federal, state, and university policies. 

For information about compliance matters, requirements, protocols, as well as the institutional bodies that approve and oversee UA research compliance, see:

The University of Akron is affiliated with the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) managed by Miami University to provide researcher training.  This on-line training is a customized program for UA researchers and is required for:

  • IRB
  • RCR
  • FCOI

CITI Login/Registration

General Instructions

IRB-specific Instructions

IACUC-specific Instructions