New Hampshire Sea Grant seeks pre-proposals for its next funding cycle, February 1, 2018 to January 31, 2020.
Every two years, N.H. Sea Grant issues an RFP for its Omnibus Proposal for those seeking major (< $100k/year) funding for research projects. During 2017, the program will be reviewing proposals from investigators for one or two-year research funding during 2018-2020. A brief summary...
The Office of Research Integrity (ORI) has developed two separate sets of resources to promote research integrity.
The first is a series of infographics that researchers, instructors, mentors, or administrators can use to help promote research integrity at an institution. They include the following:
5 Ways Supervisors Can Promote Research Integrity
Possible Red Flags of Research Misconduct...
In the September 2016 Semiannual Report to Congress, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Office of Inspector General (OIG) reports on a series of misconduct investigations, involving data fabrication and plagiarism (starting on page 21).
The report details research misconduct findings from the past 6 months. The titles of the cases provide a good indication of what they involved:
The UNH Responsible Conduct of Research and Scholarly Activity (RCR) Committee announces the availability of training in the ethical and responsible conduct of research. This training meets the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture’s (NIFA) RCR training requirement, and is open to any member of the UNH community. While it is primarily directed at...
The 2017 edition of the International Compilation of Human Research Standards is available from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP).
According to OHRP, this resource "features listings of over 1,000 laws, regulations, and guidelines on human subject protections in 126 countries, as well as standards issued by a number of international...