Thirteen members consisting of a total of nine faculty members appointed by the University
Senate. Faculty positions are staggered, three-year, non-renewable terms (eligible
for another term after a one-year hiatus). Three faculty are to be selected from each
of the following areas: Science/ Math (Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Math, and Physics & Engineering). Life Sciences (Center for Teaching Excellence, Online Campus, Business and Management, Education
and Psychology, Journalism and Communication, Nursing, Physical Education, Health
and Kinesiology, Social Work, and Applied Technology). Liberal Arts (English, History, Library, Modern Languages, Music, Religion, and Visual Art and
Design). Student Association shall appoint one student for a one-year, non-renewable
term (recommended that this student be selected from the pool of Southern Scholars),
the vice president for Academic Administration, ex officio, Associate Vice President
for Budget and Finance, ex officio and the IRB Chair ex officio.
The ARC will elect a chair and secretary from among its membership. The secretary
position is for two years, beginning at the time of election. The secretary is the
chair-elect. The chair position is for two years, beginning at the time of appointment
as chair, and is non-renewable.
The ARC will elect three IRB Committee members from among its membership, one member
each from Science/Math, Life Sciences and Liberal Arts. IRB Committee positions are
for one-year terms renewable as long as they are still members of the ARC.