Responsible Conduct of Research

Policies & Procedures

Conflict of Interest


Office of Research Integrity

Relevant Publications

Responsible Conduct of Research Training Series

  • RCR Presentation - Authorship and Publication (October 21, 2009) [View Video]
    Presenter: Dr. Douglas Adams, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice. Session 2, Authorship and Publication. Each interactive session covers a different topic on the professional development of graduate students.
  • Research Misconduct: Policies and Consequences (November 2011)
    Presenter: Rosemary Ruff, Director, Office of Research Compliance. Session 3.

Online training in the Responsible Conduct of Research is available through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI):

Students may register at as a person affiliated with the University of Arkansas Fayetteville. Request the RCR Course. There are six modules and each take 30-35 minutes to complete.
  1. Research Misconduct
  2. Data Acquisition and Management
  3. Responsible Authorship
  4. Mentoring
  5. Collaborative Research
  6. Conflicts of Interest


Upcoming RSCP Meetings

IACUC Meeting: Friday, April 6 MLKG 107. Deadline for submitting protocols for review at the meeting is at least seven (7) working days prior to the meeting.

IRB Meeting: Wednesday, March 14 at noon in MLKG 107

IBC Meeting: Thursday, April 19 at 2:15PM in MLKG 107

Export Control Training: Register today for a seat in the 03/02/2018 or 04/04/2018 Export Control Training.