IRB Application Instructions - Secondary Investigator

Help Information

  • If there is a secondary investigator, enter ID#. The secondary investigator will be included on IRB correspondence. For example, if this is a graduate student research project, typically the graduate student will be listed as the secondary investigator.

  • The ID# format is as follows:

    • MSU Faculty, Academic Staff, Staff: Z-PID

    • MSU Students (including graduate students and residents): A-PID

    • Non-MSU Affiliates: Contact the IRB for a G-PID

Helpful HRPP Manual Sections



  • Initial Application (Expedited and Full Board) - Question 1B

  • Initial Application (Exempt) - Question 1B