The Research Integrity Strategy Foundations Course

Available in a live webinar format and as an e-Learning course. 

Who would benefit from the course?

  • Academic journal editors who want to manage issues of research misconduct confidently, efficiently, and in compliance with best practice guidance.
  • Publishing staff who are part of a research integrity team directly responsible for research integrity in their organisations.
  • Publishing staff who support editors to manage research integrity issues.

What will participants be able to do after the course?

  • Recognise the impact of research misconduct on the publishing industry and the integrity of the published record.
  • Understand the respective roles and responsibilities of editors and publishers when investigating research misconduct issues.
  • Be aware of the common barriers to successfully managing cases of research misconduct and know how to avoid them.
  • Understand how editors and publishers can work together to build an effect research integrity strategy.

What is the course format?

  • A live half-day webinar format which takes the form of slide presentations and small group breakout sessions and large group discussions
  • An e-Learning course which takes the form of videos and quizzes including questions on commonly occurring scenarios. The e-Learning course can be completed in one 2-hour session or shorter sessions over several days.

What feedback has the course received?

CPD certification is available for both formats.