All research that involves human beings and/or animals is subject to ethics approval.  This is done through the ACD Human Research Ethics Committee.

Relevant documents students should refer to are:-

*   Federal and State legislation (such as Privacy Act)

*   National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research, 2007

(this is currently under review)

Applications to the ACD Human Research Ethics Committee should be reviewed by student supervisors and submitted to the Graduate Centre, Adelaide College of Divinity.

The membership of the ACD Human Research Ethics Committee (low risk sub committee) currently comprises:

Rev Dr Vicky Balabanski   (Chair)

Dr Peter Gunn

Rev Prof Andrew Dutney

Dr Kathryn Powell

Rev Dr Trevor Whitney


Ethics approval application