Oct 21, 3pm: Ethics, Integrity and the handling of Research Misconduct

Submitted on October 20, 2014

Ethics, Integrity and the handling of Research Misconduct

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 3pm

Student Union, Ventana Room

This workshop explores the basic principles of ethical research, the primary forms of research misconduct - plagiarism, falsification, and fabrication - how to handle the various professional and academic pressures that can often lead to research misconduct. Counts as one elective toward the RCR Certificate


Oct 16, 11:00am Crafting a Successful Grant Proposal

Submitted on October 13, 2014

Discuss the nuts and bolts of writing effective proposals and working with funding agencies to build support for your projects. Drawing on their interdisciplinary experiences, Professors Gerken and Armstrong will provide practical tips on everything from working with preliminary findings to justifying your budget.

Location: Swede Johnson Building, Room 205

This workshop is brought to you by the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs as part of the Campus Connections program.

RCR: Oct 9th - Introduction to Conflict of Interest

Submitted on October 8, 2014

Provides an overview of the University's conflict of interest policy, why it matters, and how it applies to UA researchers. Note: This workshop DOES NOT fulfill the Conflict of Interest training requirement but it does count as an elective toward the Responsible Conduct of Research Certificate.

Location: Student Union, Ventana Room

Time: 3:15 to 4:45pm

September 26, 2014: Panel on Engaging Academic and Non-Academic Audiences

Submitted on September 17, 2014

September 26, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Ventana Room, 4th Floor, Student Union Memorial Center OR Livestream the event at

Panel Speakers: Vice Provost Tom Miller; College of Science Assistant Dean for External Affairs and Corporate Relations, Bob Logan; UA Foundation Director of Communications, Stephanie Balzer