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Responding to Allegations of Research Misconduct Policy

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Effective Date: 
January 4, 2023
Last Revised Date: 
January, 2023

Purpose and Summary

This revised Policy defines research misconduct and the scope of allegations of research misconduct that will be considered under the Policy. The associated procedures detail how the University responds to allegations of research misconduct.

The current "Investigations of Misconduct in Scholarly, Creative, and Research Activities Policyā€¯ is more than 10 years old and is long overdue for updating. The proposed revisions aim to rename the Policy, streamline, clarify, and simplify the Policy, and reduce faculty burden. The procedures are decoupled from the Policy.

Responding to Allegations of Research Misconduct Policy (tracked changes)

Procedures for Responding to Allegations of Research Misconduct

* Please note that sections titled Frequently Asked Questions, Sources, Related Information, and Revision History are provided solely for the convenience of users and are not part of the official University policy.


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