Office of Research, UC Riverside
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