Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Who are the IRB members?

  • Rebecca Newell, Associate Dean of Students, IRB Chair
  • Matthew Olson, Dean of Liberal Arts, IRB Vice Chair
  • Linda Heineman, Director of Institutional Research
  • Emily Sousa, University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Kate Sweeney, Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
  • Winny Oyamo-Twombly, Assistant Director of Academic Advising and Pathways
  • Madhu Dhar, Associate Professor

How do I contact the IRB?

Contact the IRB Chair, Rebecca Newell, at or 978-656-3363

Last Modified: 8/2/21