I understand that my participation in this research study is voluntary
and that I may withdraw from the study at any time without penalty. I
also understand that my identity will be coded to ensure confidentiality.
I understand that participation in this study is open to invited IPRO students who
are members of current IPRO teams. I will indicate my current IPRO team on an initial
As a participant in this study, I will spend 30-60 minutes
completing questionnaire items related to IPRO outcomes and experiences,
such as my satisfaction, learning, etc. and how my team functioned.
As a thank you to those to complete this survey, they will be
enrolled in a raffle to win one of six cash prizes from $75 to $10
(1 x $75, 5 x $10; a total of $125).
Furthermore, to encourage entire IPRO teams to participate, each
participant from an IPRO team where at least 75% members complete the
survey will be entered in a second, independent raffle of six additional
cash prizes (1 x $75, 5 x $10; a total of $125).
To be eligible for these raffles, this survey must be fully completed
by Sunday, December 1, 2013.
I understand that this research presents no risks other than what I
might feel from thinking about the questions that are asked. I understand
that the IIT Counseling Center (312-567-5900) is available to me, free
of charge, to discuss my situation or my feelings.
Experimental procedures have been explained to me and I have a
satisfactory understanding of them. Any further questions about the
research and my rights as a participant will be answered if I contact
the project director Dr. Alan Mead, firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-567-5933.
I understand that the Illinois Institute of Technology is not
responsible for any injuries or medical conditions I may suffer during the
time I am a research subject unless those injuries or medical conditions
are due to IIT's negligence. I may address questions and complaints to
Glenn Krell, MPA, CRA, Executive Officer of IIT Institutional Review
Board at 312-567-7141.
I have read the material above and any questions I asked have been
answered to my satisfaction. I agree to participate in this activity,
realizing that I may withdraw without penalty at any time.