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Science and Security

Guidelines for safely fostering international collaboration

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering open global exchange of ideas and to upholding safety and security in our research endeavors.

The goal of this portal is to provide guidance and resources to support global collaborations and academic freedom, while keeping researchers and our institution safe. These resources and guidance will continue to be updated as federal policies evolve.

Explore and understand these international research guidelines below. You can also download a PDF version of these guidelines

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For University Researchers

Science and security webinar

Watch this on-demand webinar, which was originally presented in June 2021 and hosted by the Committee on Science and Security and the Office of the Vice Provost for Research.

The webinar describes some of the background that has led to increased federal scrutiny of University relations with foreign entities, and provides information about the new reporting requirements that federal granting agencies have imposed on grant applications. Information presented by Richard Waugh, vice provost for research.

View the webinar now (Net-ID required)

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Reach out for support

Our Resources and Contacts for Science and Security page provides ways to contact offices at the University with your specific questions.

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