Frequently Asked Questions

Am I required to take a training course before I can apply to the HSR Board?

All faculty researchers, student researchers (graduate and undergraduate) and post doc researchers must complete this training if they are receiving federal funds for their project. Ithaca College utilizes the CITI Training Program for Researchers (Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative).  A training module can be found at the following website: http://www.citiprogram.org/.  

Click the “New Users Register Here” link and proceed to register. Under "Select your institution or organization" you should select Ithaca College in the "Participating Institutions" drop down box.  You then need to create your own username and password and select the Learner Group.

The file Steps to Registering with CITI will also help users to register with CITI for the first time.

When you have successfully completed the training, a notification will be sent to Sponsored Research.