Responsible Conduct of Research & Scholarly Activity Committee

The charge of the Responsible Conduct of Research and Scholarly Activity (RCR) Committee is to:

  • Guide the development and implementation of a UNH RCR program, including development of a web-based program of instruction, complementary formal and informal educational offerings, and ongoing communication with UNH faculty, students and staff about the initiative and related issues,
  • Advise the Vice Provost for Research and Dean of the Graduate School on related policy formulation, implementation and training, and
  • Advocate within the UNH community for the RCR program.

Web-based program of instruction

The RCR Committee meets periodically.

Current Members

David Bachrach ~ History**
Jessica Bolker ~ Biological Sciences
Patricia Condon ~ Library
Summer Cook ~ Kinesiology
Eleanor Jaffee ~ Carsey School of Public Policy
Cari Moorhead ~ Graduate School*
Cesar Rebellon ~ Sociology
Nathan Schwadron  ~  Physics and EOS (Chair)
 Michael Simmons ~ Graduate Student
Julie Simpson ~ Research Integrity Services*
John Sparrow ~ Pscyhology, UNH-Manchester
May-Win Thein ~ Mechanical Engineering and Ocean Engineering
James Wible ~ Economics

*Ex-officio voting Member
** Faculty Senate Professional Standards Committee Representative (ex-officio voting member)

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Julie Simpson, Director
Research Integrity Services
Service Building Room 107
51 College Road
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: (603) 862-2003