Good Scientific Practice - Protecting Scientific Integrity

Online workshop

Contact

Name

Juliane Mühlenbruch

Contact for Organizational Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 99119

E-Mail

E-Mail

Contact

Name

Doris Frank

Contact for Content-Related Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 94042

E-Mail

E-Mail

Key Info

Basic Information

Type:
Online workshop
Topic:
Scientific Integrity
Language:
english
Staff Development Measures:
Yes
Fields of Action:
Promote Capacity for Innovation and Research
Format:
Online
Institution:
Career Development
Participation Fee:
Free

Objective

The major objective of the workshop “Good Scientific Practice – Protecting Scientific Integrity” is to know and understand the basic rules and values of the responsible conduct of research in all its stages, according to local, national and international regulations and guidelines. The participants will explore the differences and grey areas between good scientific practice, questionable research practices and scientific misconduct. They will learn how misconduct can be recognized and prevented, and how it should be addressed and dealt with in case it occurs, and what damage it can cause if handled improperly. The participants will learn to develop appropriate solutions for difficult situations in the process of science and receive advice on how to protect their scientific work.

Methods

The course encourages the active involvement of the participants and features the following didactic elements: case discussions, problem based learning in small groups, plenary discussion, information input.

Content

The content of the workshop follows the curriculum “Good scientific practice” which was commissioned by and developed in cooperation with the German Research Ombudsman:

  • Definitions of good scientific practice and scientific misconduct

  • Degrees and extent of scientific misconduct

  • Data and source management

  • Authorship and the process of publication

  • Mentoring and supervision

  • Conflict management: how to deal with scientific misconduct

  • Reactions to scientific misconduct

  • Local, national and international guidelines and regulations

Participation Requirements

Technical requirements:

PC/laptop, microphone, loudspeaker, Internet & optional camera

Target Audience

doctoral candidates, who are registered in the Center for Doctoral Studies.

Further Information on Target Audience

The workshop is suitable for doctoral candidates in their first or second year of doctoral studies.

Appointments

Number:2020-CDS-352
Date:17/12/2020 to 18/12/2020
09:30 - 16:15
Course Coordinator:Dr. Julia Verse
Place:

You will find the access link to the above-mentioned event in your participation portal under the item "Documents" at least 3 days before the start date.

Participants: up to 16
Registration:RWTH-SingleSignOn
External registration