6. Research Misconduct

Statement of the University's policy on misconduct in research, including types of research misconduct, complaint and whistleblowing procedures, and guidance on how misconduct in research will be investigated.
6.1 Misconduct policy
Statement of general principles regarding misconduct in research
6.2 Types of misconduct in research
Examples which would be considered as research misconduct
6.3 Reporting misconduct in research
Procedures for making and handling allegations of misconduct
6.4 Notification of misconduct in research
Notification of external bodies of allegations
6.5 Investigation of misconduct
Guidelines on international collaborative projects, supervision during investigations and noncompliance with investigations.
6.6 Penalties for misconduct in research
Actions that may be taken by the University if misconduct in research is found after an investigation

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