Responsible Conduct of Research Forms

Alternative RCR Programs

Departments, schools, and programs may propose alternative RCR instruction programs for their degree candidates, their postdoctoral fellows, or open to a wider audience. Proposals for alternative RCR programs are expected to utilize the following forms:

This form is part of the alternative RCR proposal form.

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Departments, schools, and programs may propose alternative RCR instruction programs for their degree candidates, their postdoctoral fellows, or open to a wider audience. These RCR instruction programs may be, for example, part of a full course in research methods, or may be stand-alone RCR instruction programs. These forms are to be filled out and submitted by the proposed course instructor along with department chairs/program directors.

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Proposals for these alternative programs will be reviewed and approved for a three-year period—subject to annual continuing review—by the Research Compliance office, in conjunction with the RCREAC and its Subcommittee on Compliance, to ensure that minimum standards are met. This form is filled out by the course instructor.

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