Ethical and Responsible Conduct of Research Training Available
March 31, 2010
The UNH Responsible Conduct of Research and Scholarly Activity (RCR) Committee announces the availability of training in the ethical and responsible conduct of research.
This training is open to any member of the UNH community. While it is primarily directed at postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, and undergraduate students, faculty and staff are invited to participate.
The training will fulfill the new National Science Foundation (NSF) mandate that all postdoctoral researchers, and undergraduate and graduate students supported by NSF to conduct research on proposals submitted on or after Jan. 4, 2010 receive appropriate training in the ethical and responsible conduct of research. (This training may be completed up to six months prior to employment on an eligible NSF grant.)
This training opportunity involves two components:
- Completion of UNH’s Web-based RCR instructional modules (available at http://www.unh.edu/rcr), followed by
- Participation in a seminar on Friday, May 7, 1 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. ,DeMeritt Hall 251.
Modules must have been completed prior to participation in the seminar. Successful completion of the training requires completion of both components.
Interested individuals must register for the training by Friday, April 23, 2010. Complete the registration form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline.
For more information, contact Julie Simpson, Office of Sponsored Research, 2-2003, or Thomas Pistole, molecular, cellular, and biomedical sciences department, 2-0111.