Responsible Conduct of Research at GVSU

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Workshop – 2018

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Workshop – 2018
Come join us at Mary Idema Pew Library – Multi-purpose room for Conversations on Research Integrity and Scholarship.
Discussion topics include Research Misconduct, Research non-compliance, Mentoring and conducting research with the Greater Community. The workshop will fulfill the RCR training requirements for undergraduate students, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF).

Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 9:00 am to 3 pm
Morning refreshments and lunch are provided by OURS (Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship)!

Active scholarship is an essential component of Grand Valley State University's mission as an institution of higher learning. All staff, faculty and students who participate in research are expected to perform their work to the highest degree of professional and ethical standards.

The responsible conduct of research (RCR) is critical for excellence; we encourage the entire Grand Valley State University community to engage in RCR training and education.

For more information see GVSU's RCR Training Plan and RCR Mission, Vision and Values.

The following pages are designed to give researchers in all academic disciplines easy access to resources concerned with research integrity:

What is the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)?

The Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) refers to the shared principles of honesty, accuracy, efficiency and objectivity that guide research.

A number of areas have been identified as central to the RCR:

For more information and an introduction to the Responsible Conduct of Research, visit the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Research Integrity.

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