Good Scientific Practice
- Scientific Integrity
- Staff Development Measures:
- Spheres of Action:
- Promote Capacity for Innovation and Research
- Center for Young Academics
- Participation Fee:
Safeguarding the rules of good scientific practice is an elementary, if not the most fundamental prerequisite to carry out scientific projects. Therefore, all scientists have to follow those rules.
Doctoral researchers working on their doctoral projects need to address several topics in regard to good scientific practice, e.g. documentation, self-criticism, ethical considerations and plagiarism.
Increase the awareness for good scientific practice
Integration of good scientific practice into daily work
Encourage problem solving
the workshop is based on the DFG recommendations on Good Scientific Practice and local guidelines
the workshop will pick up existing problems and work on solutions
a mixture of „ex-cathedra“ teaching, jointed and group phases will be used
the results of the workshop will be documented and circulated
DFG recommendations on good scientific practice
History of good scientific practice
Rules & Regulations
Experiments involving humans
Experiments involving animals
Commitment to self-criticism
PC/laptop, microphone, loudspeaker, Internet & optional camera
Doctoral candidates, who are registered in the Doctoral Academy.
According to some doctoral regulations of the faculties, the completion of a course to ensure good scientific practice at RWTH is mandatory for the application for admission to the doctoral examination. The Doctoral Academy offers various formats for this purpose:
RWTH online course "Scientific Integrity" (self-study course with subsequent examination).
Workshop "Gute Wissenschaftliche Praxis" / "Good Scientific Practice" (1-day, 1 ½-day or 2-day; without examination).
Please contact the doctoral office of your faculty for information and, if necessary, consult with your supervisor regarding the required course content and scope.
Measures to secure the sustainable Transfer of Taught Knowledge / Skills
Direct involvement of participants
Qualification of the Instructor / Coach
GWP/GSP-Trainer since 2011
10:00 - 17:00
|Course Coordinator:||Dr. Peter Schröder|
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.
|Slots:||up to 12|