The next webinar in the series of monthly sessions from the UK Research Integrity Office will be focused on an introduction to research integrity.
An Introduction to Research Integrity, will discuss key issues relating to good practice in research and the challenges that researchers can face when ensuring that research is high quality and of high ethical standards.
This webinar is aimed at research students; early-career researchers; and team leaders, principal investigators, managers, supervisors, research integrity officers and others who wish to make sure their are informed about issues of good research practice.
James Parry, Chief Executive of UKRIO, will look at the challenges involved in ensuring that research is high quality and of high ethical standards. He will discuss the pressures faced by researchers and explore what researchers and organisations can do to safeguard and enhance good research practice.
Dr. Irene Hames, Independent Advisor, will discuss the important issue of authorship in research: the issues researchers face in getting appropriate credit for their research contributions, the impact problems and disputes can have on their lives, professional and personal, and what can be done to help avoid problems arising.
Shomari Lewis-Wilson, Senior Manager, Research Culture & Communities at Wellcome Trust will discuss the work of the Research Environment team working on research culture.