Good Scientific Practice for Postdocs and Principal Investigators

Contact

Name

Juliane Mühlenbruch

Contact for Organizational Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 99119

E-Mail

E-Mail

Contact

Name

Dagmar Grübler

Contact for Content-Related Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 99120

E-Mail

E-Mail

Key Info

Basic Information

Type:
Workshop
Topic:
Scientific Integrity
Language:
english
Staff Development Measures:
Yes
Fields of Action:
Promote Capacity for Innovation and Research
Institution:
Career Development
Participation Fee:
free of charge for postdocs, academic staff, juniorprofessors of RWTH, FZJ and UKA

Objective

The major objective of the workshop “Good Scientific Practice” for postdocs and principal investigators is to know and understand the basic rules and values of the responsible conduct of research in all its steps, according to local, national and international regulations and guidelines. The participants will explore the differences and grey areas between good scientific practice, questionable research practice and scientific misconduct. They will learn how misconduct should be addressed and dealt with, and what damage it can cause if handled improperly. Finally, they will reflect science as a profession, and receive instructive materials to support good scientific practice in their workplace.

Methods

Short presentations, case discussions, exercises, plenary discussions, expert talks

Content

The content of the course follows the curriculum “Good scientific practice” which was

commissioned by and developed in cooperation with the Research Ombudsman:

  • Local, national and international guidelines, rules and regulations on good scientific

  • practice and scientific misconduct

  • Degrees and extent of scientific misconduct

  • Areas prone to conflict in the process of science

  • Data management

  • Authorship and the process of publication

  • Mentoring and supervision

  • Conflict management: how to deal with scientific misconduct

Target Audience

postdos, academic staff, juniorprofessors

Further Information on Target Audience

postdocs and principal investigators

Appointments

Number:2019-LEA-010
Date:18/11/2019 to 19/11/2019
09:15 - 17:45
Course Coordinator:Dr. Michael Gommel
Place:

SuperC, Templergraben 57, room 4.30

Participants:8 up to 15
Registration:
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Without RWTH-ID (TIM) please contact organizational matter