Research Integrity

Responsible conduct in research involves different needs and guidelines, depending on the kind of research that is being undertaken.

Research methods and other discipline-specific aspects of the research framework are dealt with by the schools or research groups, but there are other requirements that cover broader classes of research. These for the most part are dealt with by the Office of Research Integrity (ORI).

Animal Ethics 

Information on the use of animals in research and teaching, including forms, applications, deadlines and training.

Biosafety and Biosecurity 

Safety and legislation standards regarding the use of biological materials and microorganisms.

Human Ethics

Information for researchers and committee members including forms, applications, deadlines and training.

Induction and Training

See available training currently on offer from Deakin Research Integrity.

Management of Research Data 

Retention, storage and management of data are essential to the responsible conduct of research.

Radiation 

Information about safety and legal requirements governing the use of radiation in research.

Research Misconduct

If you become aware of activities that you believe could be breaches of the Code or research misconduct, several avenues are open to you.

The Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research 

The central code governing research integrity in Australia.

Committee members

Restricted access for members of the Laboratory and Biosafety Committee, Animal Ethics Committees and the Human Research Ethics Committee.

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