Research Ethics CommitTee
The National Circus School Research Ethics Committee (NCS-REC) is constituted in accordance with the most recent version of the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans and the Institutional Policy on Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans.
The mission of the NCS-REC is to ensure that the dignity of human beings, involved in research activities conducted under the authority or auspices of the NCS, is respected. To this end, the NCS' Board of Directors has entrusted the REC with the responsibility of evaluating the projects in question in accordance with ethical requirements and applicable laws.
Members of the REC
List of members as of July 1st, 2022
Regular member with knowledge of the laws applicable to the work of the committee
|Blandine Courcot||Regular member with relevant expertise in the methods, fields or disciplines of research under the jurisdiction of the REC|
|Yves Delair||Regular member with relevant expertise in the methods, fields or disciplines of research under the jurisdiction of the REC|
|Catherine Villeneuve-Lavoie||Alternate member knowledgeable in research ethics|
|André Michaud||Regular member from the community with no affiliation to the NCS|
|Hannah Griffith||Member, Student at the NCS|
|Marceau Bidal||Alternate Member, Student at the NCS|
|Committee Meeting Date||Project Submission Dates|
|August 16, 2022|
|September 13, 2022||August 22, 2022|
|October 11, 2022||September 16, 2022|
|November 8, 2022||October 11, 2022|
|December 13, 2022||November 14, 2022|
|January 24, 2023||December 21, 2022|
|February 21, 2023||January 23, 2023|
|March 14, 2023||February 20, 2023|
|April 18, 2023||March 27, 2023|
|May 23, 2023||May 1st, 2023|
- August 16, 2022
- September 13, 2022
- October 11, 2022
- November 8, 2022
- December 13, 2022
- January 24, 2023
- February 21, 2023
- March 14, 2023
- April 18, 2023
- May 23, 2023
Current Policies (in French only)*
*The current policies are under review. Updated versions will be available shortly.
Politique institutionnelle de la recherche,
Politique institutionnelle sur l'intégrité de la recherche,
Politique institutionnelle sur l'éthique de la recherche avec des êtres humains,
Politique insitutionnelle sur les conflits d'intérêts en recherche.
Contact the REC
If you have any questions about research ethics, you can contact us by email at [email protected].