Researchers, also know as Principal Investigators, are the scientists, scholars or students with primary responsibility for the design and conduct of a research project.  USC researchers help make the university a premier research community, known for its cutting-edge studies and exemplary facilities.

The following pages may be of particular interest to Researchers:

Research at USC

Types of IRB Review

Starting a Clinical Trial

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)

Human Subjects Research Policies

Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Training at USC

Recruitment of Research Participants

We also encourage you to visit the Education, Rules and Initiatives sections.