If your answer is “Yes”, then you should consider attending the University of Southern Maine’s (USM) 2016 Research Integrity Symposium, May 19 and 20, in Portland, Maine.
This year the Symposium has expanded to a half‐day on Thursday with a session on Building a Culture of Research by the National Council of University Research Administrators, as well as the annual meeting of the Research...
On Tuesday, April 5, 2016, Jake Carlson will present a session about data literacy at 3pm in the UNH Dimond Library's 5th Floor Courtyard Reading Room, entitled, What's Data Got To Do With It? Jake Carlson is the Research Data Services Manager at the University of Michigan Library. In this role, he explores the application of the theories, principles, and practices of library science to data...
On February 22, 2016, three years to the day after the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) issued the memo entitled, Increasing Access to the Results of Federally Funded Scientific Research, OSTP issued an update on agencies’ progress.
The 2013 directive mandated “federal agencies with more than $100 million in annual research and development (R&D) expenditures to...
The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) released in February 2016 a new publication, Doing Global Science: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in the Global Research Enterprise (see the Research Office blog post about it).
While the book provides guidance on the responsible conduct of research (RCR) in a global context, that doesn’t always mean going to other countries to conduct research; it also...
If you like being in-the-know about the latest compliance happenings, regulatory updates and related news, then this is for you.
Research Integrity Services has added several new pages to collect news items and noteworthy events in various compliance arenas:
Conflict of Interest (COI);
Export Controls and Sanctions;
Health Information Privacy (HIPAA);
Human Subjects and IRB...