Researchers / instructors seeking research ethics approval from the LREB are required to complete:

      1. Download this application and complete it on your computer. Hand written applications will not be accepted.
      2. Please refer to the appropriate college policies before completing this application.
      3. Submit a signed, scanned electronic copy of the application form and all supporting documents to the LREB Chair, Rana Ahmad (
      4. If you require assistance, contact the LREB Chair as well.  
      5. Incomplete applications cannot be processed and will be returned to the applicant.
      6. The LREB encourages applicants to consult with Langara's qualitative and quantitative research consultants, who are able to assist with study design and methodology. 

        For assistance including research design, funding, methods and methodology, ethics, analysis, reporting, and knowledge dissemination, please contact the Social Sciences & Humanities Research Coordinator, Jenny Francis (, or the Science & Technology Research Coordinator, Nathan Jones (

        For assistance with quantitative methods, please contact the Quantitative Research Consultant, Kevin Craib (

    • IMPORTANT NOTE:  All applications for other research, which are not course-based, must be emailed to the LREB Chair at least two weeks prior to the scheduled meetings.