Grand Valley State University offers training and educational opportunities for those involved in all aspects of research. GVSU's RCR program satisfies both the NIH and NSF requirements by incorporating online and face-to-face training.
GVSU has selected the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) course in the Responsible Conduct of Research to provide a basic training in RCR. The training is completed online and consists of the following modules:
In order to make the training as meaningful as possible, Principal Investigators should select the appropriate RCR program from one of the following areas:
Individuals must complete the following:
Research Ethics Conversations are offered regularly and are facilitated by the Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence. Sessions consist of an hour long lecture and discussion. Individuals will attend at least 6 conversations offered in a year. Topics covered include: