Graduate Studies Office

Professional Development

Responsible Conduct of Research

When: Monday, January 14, 2013
Where: Lower Level of the UR Interfaith Chapel
Time: 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Breakfast and lunch served

Workshop Agenda

9:30-9:35 Introduction to the Responsible Conduct of Research Training Workshop
Wendi Heinzelman, Dean of Graduate Studies, Arts, Sciences and Engineering
Introduction Slides

9:35-10:15 Writing for Publication, Responsible Authorship, Peer Review
Joanna Olmsted, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences
Session 1 Slides

10:15-10:45 Case scenarios

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-11:30 Research Misconduct and Plagiarism
David Williams, Dean of Research, Arts, Sciences and Engineering
Session 2 Slides

11:30-12:00 Case scenarios

12:00-12:30 Lunch

12:30-12:45 Human Subjects Research
Kelley O’Donoghue, Director, Office for Human Subject Protection
Session 2.5 Slides

12:45-1:30 IP, Patenting, Data Ownership, Conflict of Interest, Copyright
Gunta Liders, Director of the Office of Research and Project Administration (ORPA)
Richard Crummins, Senior Counsel
Gail Norris, Vice Provost for Tech Transfer Policy
Session 3 Slides

1:30-2:00 Case scenarios

Related links

The National Academies’ “On Being a Scientist: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research, 3rd Edition

University of Rochester Policies

Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer
Copyright and Fair Use
Faculty Conflict of Interest and Commitment
Guidelines on Research Integrity and Conflict of Interest for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows
Academic Misconduct Procedures for Graduate Students (pgs. 34-36)