Accessible Research Integrity Landscape

This list demonstrates the complex research integrity landscape in the UK.

Below is an accessible list version of our interactive Research Integrity Landscape map.

Low res preview of the UKRIO Research Integrity landscape map

Independent Research Integrity Advisory Body – UK Research Integrity Office (UKRIO)


National Committee on Research Integrity – UK Committee on Research Integrity (UKCORI)


Support for research integrity/culture

Independent RI trainers/consultants/course providers

Regional / group research integrity networks, e.g., SRIN (Scotland), Russell Group RI forum

Technician Commitment

Laboratory Efficiency Assessment Framework (LEAF)

Association of Research Managers and Administrators (ARMA)



Coalition for Advancing Research Assessment (COARA)


Research ethics

Association of Research Managers and Administrators (ARMA)

British Psychological Society (BPS)

National Health Service – Health Research Authority (NHS-HRA)

University Research Ethics Committees (URECs)

Social Research Association

Animal Welfare Ethical Review Bodies (AWERBs)



World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI)

Peer Review Congress

Association of Research Managers and Administrators (ARMA) annual conference

Research Ethics Association

UKRIO annual conference online


International networks

Europe, European Network of Research Integrity Offices (ENRIO)

Norway, Norway’s National Consensus Platform for the advancement of “the 3 Rs” (Replacement, Reduction, Refinement) (Norecopa)

Canada, Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research (SRCR)

USA, The Office of Research Integrity (ORI)

Africa, African Research Integrity Network (ARIN)

Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Research Integrity Network (APRI)

Australia, Australian Research Integrity Committee (AIRC)

Netherlands, Netherlands Research Integrity Network (NRIN)


Publishers, editors, and their support bodies

Council of Science Editors (CSE)

Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE)

World Association of Medical Editors (WAME)

The European Association of Science Editors (EASE)

Open Access Scholarly Publishing Association (OASPA)



Northern Ireland Department of Employment and Learning (DELNI)

Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW)

Scottish Funding Council

National Institute of Health and Care Research

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)

Specialist charities

Learned societies


Government and Parliament

Research Excellence Framework

Northern Ireland Assembly

Welsh Parliament

Scottish Parliament

Science and Technology Select Committee

GO Science

UK Statistical Authority (UKSA)

National Protective Security Authority (NPSA)



Retraction Watch

Sense about Science

Science Media Centre

Blogs e.g., Science Integrity Digest


Employers of researchers

Universities UK

Guild HE

Government Office for Science (Gov)

Charities and non-profits

Private sectors

National Health Service (NHS)

Higher Education Institutions

Russell Group



Research Integrity Manager/Officer & Named Person

Local research integrity/culture leads/champions

Embassy of Good Science

Centre for Open Science

Office for Students

The PubPeer Foundation, PubPeer

UK Reproducibility Network (UKRN)