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Good Scientific Practice

Good Scientific Practice – Protecting Scientific Integrity

Helga Nolte (Coach inScience, Hamburg), consultant of the "Team Scientific Integrity" in Berlin, will provide the workshop Good Scientific Practice to doctoral researchers.

Description

The major objective of the workshop “Good Scientific Practice” is to know and understand the basic rules and values of the responsible conduct of research in all its stages, 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 can be recognized and prevented, and how it should be addressed and dealt with in case it occurs, and what damage it can cause if handled improperly. The participants will learn to develop appropriate solutions for difficult situations in the process of science and receive advice on how to protect their scientific work. It is also a goal of the course to create space for reflexions about values and attitudes of science and the role of scientists.The content of the workshop follows the curriculum “Good scientific practice” which was commissioned by and developed in cooperation with the German Research Obudsman.

Central Issues

  • Definitions of good scientific practice and scientific misconduct
  • Degrees and extent of scientific misconduct
  • Examples for responsible and irresponsible conduct of research
  • Data and source management
  • Authorship and the process of publication
  • Mentoring and supervision
  • Conflict management: how to deal with scientific misconduct
  • Reactions to scientific misconduct
  • Local, national and international guidelines and regulations

The workshop encourages the active involvement of the participants and features the following didactic elements: case discussions, problem based learning in small groups, plenary discussion, information input.

Course Description, Lecturers, Dates and Venue:

Dates

25.04. + 26.04.2019

Key Data

  • Course language: English
  • 16 participants
  • Duration: 16 hours, two days
  • Lecturer: Helga Nolte
  • Course number: 80009

Deadline for registration extended until: 14.04.2019
* Criteria for the allocation of places

*Criteria for Allocation of Course Places

As a first priority, the workshop places will be awarded to doctoral students, postdocs and scientific staff of the Faculty of Natural Sciences at Leibniz University Hannover (LUH). However, registrations from other faculties of the LUH and of Hannover Medical School (MHH) are also considered. Participation fees see fee list! Basically, the places are awarded in each case in the order of registration. The participants and rejected applicants receive a notification by e-mail.