Responsible Conduct of Research

RCR Forum Series 

Spring 2015

The RCR forum is designed to support high quality research and to promote graduate student
professional development. Forum sessions will provide information for students about Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR).

All sessions will meet in LaTourette 201 at Noon

March 25th Authorship and Publication

Host: David Goldblum (GEOG); Panelists: Barrie Bodie (BIOS), David Changnon (GEOG), and Anne Hanley (HIST)
Given the importance of publishing research results, it is essential that graduate students are aware of responsible and customary authorship and publication practices. This session will cover issues such as authorship issues, peer-review process, collaboration, and resolving conflicts.


April 8th Research Misconduct
Host: Shannon Wapole (ORCI); Panelists: Carol Thompson (Physics) Brad Bond (NIU Graduate School)
Research misconduct policies provide guidance on responsible conduct of research. This session will cover the basics of NIU’s research misconduct policy as well as give insight to the investigation process.

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March 25th, 2015   Authorship and Publication

April 8th, 2015    Research Misconduct