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USQ AEC

The University of Southern Queensland Animal Ethics Committee (USQ AEC) is established, and it operates in accordance with the Australian Code for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes, 8th edition, 2013
USQ AEC meeting dates

***Please note the USQ AEC Executive review pathway will be shut from Monday 29 November 2021 until Tuesday 1 February 2022***

2021 Animal Ethics Committee submission and meeting dates

Submission of items to USQ AEC
Agenda items to USQ AEC USQ AEC meeting dates
Monday 13 September Thursday 16 September Thursday 7 October^
Monday 8 November Thursday 11 November Thursday 2 December

^ all teaching applications for semester one, 2022 must be submitted for review at 7 October 2021 USQ AEC meeting.

2022 Animal Ethics Committee submission and meeting dates

Submission of items to USQ AEC
Agenda items to USQ AEC USQ AEC meeting dates
Monday 24 January  Thursday 27 January  Thursday 17 February
Monday 14 March Thursday 17 March  Thursday 14 April
Monday 16 May Thursday 19 May  Thursday 9 June
Monday 18 July Thursday 21 July  Thursday 11 August
Monday 12 September Thursday 15 September  Thursday 6 October^
Monday 7 November  Thursday 10 November Thursday 1 December 

^ all teaching applications for semester one, 2023 must be submitted for review at  6 October 2022 USQ AEC meeting.

The USQ AEC has vacancies in the following member categories

Category Minimum criteria
 Category D 
  • not employed by or otherwise associated with USQ
  • never been involved in the use of animals for scientific or teaching activities, either in employment or beyond an undergraduate education
  • not fit the requirements for Category A – C membership

Email animal.ethics@usq.edu.au for further information on the University of Southern Queensland Animal Ethics Committee (USQ AEC).