Office of Research Integrity

Ethical and Responsible Conduct of Research

Resources

(1)  Nicholas H. Steneck.   U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Research Integrity - Introduction to the Responsible Conduct of Research. (2007) http://ori.dhhs.gov/publications/ori_intro_text.shtml

(2) National Academy of Sciences: On Being a Scientist. Excellent introduction to the topic.  http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12192

(3) North Carolina State University - excellent set of course modules on various RCR issues.  http://www.ncsu.edu/grad/preparing-future-leaders/rcr/modules/index.php

(4)  NIH Office of Research Integrity
http://ori.dhhs.gov/education/products/

(5)  Workshop on Ethics Education and Scientific and Engineering Research.  (2009). http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12695

(6)  AAMC Compact Between Biomedical Graduate Students and Their Research Advisors.  (2008) http://www.aamc.org/research/gradcompact/

(7)  AAMC Compact Between Postdoctoral Appointees and Their Mentors.  (2006) http://www.aamc.org/research/postdoccompact/start.htm

(8) Council of Graduate Schools: Project for Scholarly Integrity
http://www.scholarlyintegrity.org/Resources.aspx

(9) National Postdoctoral Association Responsible Conduct of Research Toolkit
http://www.nationalpostdoc.org/rcr-toolkit

10) FASEB. Statement on Including Postdoctoral Mentoring Plans in Research Grant Applications - http://www.faseb.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=9QLnjnr%2BhM8%3D&tabid=358
Individual Development Plan for Postdoctoral Fellows - http://www.faseb.org/portals/0/pdfs/opa/idp.pdf

RCR Web sites at other Institutions

(1)  University of Minnesota
http://cflegacy.research.umn.edu/first/

(2)  Columbia
http://ccnmtl.columbia.edu/projects/rcr/index.html

(3)  HHS ORI
http://ori.hhs.gov/education/products/rcr_general.shtml

(4)  The UCLA page has links that bring the many agency, UC and UCLA policies all together.
http://www.research.ucla.edu/researchpol/index.htm

(5)  Wisconsin has a good landing page and explanations
http://www.grad.wisc.edu/research/policyrp/rcr/index.html

(6)  Online Ethics Center:
http://www.onlineethics.org/

(7)  Virginia Tech - excellent set of resources
http://www.files.chem.vt.edu/chem-ed/ethics/

(8) University of Indiana Poynter Center "Teaching Research Ethics" courses
http://poynter.indiana.edu/tre/

(9)  University of Pittsburgh Proposal Grant Writing Websites
http://www.pitt.edu/~offres/proposal/propwriting/websites.html


Case studies

(1)  University of Minnesota Teaching Ethics for Research, Scholarship, & Practice:
http://www.research.umn.edu/ethics/

(2)  University of Alabama
http://www.uab.edu/graduate/rcr/

(3) Muriel J. Bebeau. Moral Reasoning in Scientific Research.
http://poynter.indiana.edu/mr/mr.pdf