Human Research Ethics Committee

High-risk protocols (Full Review) will be considered and approved by The Australian National University Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC). All inquiries and correspondence with the Committee should be directed to the Secretary, Human Research Ethics Committee. The Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) works on a monthly cycle.

After you have submitted your application online in ARIES, an email will be sent to you outlining what you need to do to finalise your submission.


2018 Submission Deadlines

Meeting No.

Deadlines for Applications (5pm)

Meeting Date

Meeting 1

Tuesday 16 January

Thursday 25 January


Meeting 2

Tuesday 13 February

Friday 23 February


Meeting 3

Tuesday 13 March

Friday 23 March


Meeting 4

Tuesday 17 April

Friday 27 April


Meeting 5

Tuesday 15 May

Friday 25 May


Meeting 6

Tuesday 19 June

Friday 29 June


Meeting 7

Tuesday 17 July

Friday 27 July


Meeting 8

Tuesday 21 August

Friday 31 August


Meeting 9

Tuesday 18 September

Friday 28 September


Meeting 10

Tuesday 16 October

Friday 26 October


Meeting 11

Tuesday 20 November

Friday 30 November





  • Professor Michael Martin (ANU)


  • Ms Anna Prosser (External)


  • Mr Andrew Tink (External)

Minister of religion

  • Rev Dr Andrew Cameron (External)


  • Professor Gordon Waddington (External)
  • Dr Marie Mansfield (ANU)


  • Professor Tom Faunce (ANU)
  • Mr Graeme Blank (ANU)

Researcher (ANU)

  • Dr Diane Smith
  • Dr Fleur Adcock
  • Dr Rod Lamberts
  • Dr Bill Fogarty
  • Dr Jill Guthrie
  • Associate Professor Cressida Fforde
  • Dr Rob Dyball
  • Professor Richard O'Kearney
  • Dr Caroline Schuster
  • Dr Edith Gray
  • Dr Charlotte Galloway
  • Dr Patrick Kilby
  • Dr Adam Henschke


  • Ms Sheri Kim