HumSS faculty research ethics committee

The Administrator for the Humanities and Social Sciences Research Ethics Committee (HumSS FREC) can be contacted using  This Committee reviews projects from applicants, students and staff within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

To apply to the HumSS FREC, the HumSS FREC Google Submission Form must be completed.

Detailed standard operating procedures are available to describe how applicants apply to the HumSS FREC and these are broken down into:

Processes to follow when applying for review:

Applicants should consider what other guidance or processes might also apply prior to applying for REC review. These considerations include but are not limited to:

During the research the following processes apply:

At the end of the study applicants should follow the following:

For further information, please see Frequently Asked Questions.