Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics

Practical guidelines on scientific integrity

The range of ethical issues in research is very wide, ranging from a minor deviation in following proper protocols to full‐blown fraud, from unintended but nevertheless selective reporting to manipulation of results to please the funding organization or contractor, from being inspired by someone’s ideas to stealing or scooping. for these reasons we have drafted a 'Code of Conduct' which provides practical guidelines on Scientific Integrity.

31 March 2015