Graduate Studies

Professional Development

Responsible Conduct of Research

When: Monday, January 12, 2015
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

9:35-10:15 Writing for Publication, Responsible Authorship, Peer Review
Gloria Culver, Interim Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences

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

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

12:45-1:30 IP, Patenting, Data Ownership, Conflict of Interest, Copyright
Reid Cunningham, Associate Patent Counsel, UR Ventures
Kathleen Fear, Data Librarian
Richard Crummins, Senior Counsel
Kelley O'Donoghue, Director, Office for Human Subject Protection 

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)