Wednesday, August 16, 2017
The National Science Foundation will present its Fall Grants Conference Nov. 13-14 in Phoenix, AZ. Details are available here. If you can't make the trip, you can watch a live webcast of the event from your rain-surrounded office.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Check out the National Institutes of Health's policy changes changes regarding human subjects research and clinical trials. The definition of clinical trials is broader, new forms will be rolled out and policies regarding clinical trials are being modified.
Friday, June 16, 2017
Research misconduct -- primarily plagiarism and data falsification -- figure prominently in the latest Semiannual Report to Congress by the National Science Foundation's Office of the Inspector General. Those investigated included a full professor, assistant professors and graduate students. The full report is available here.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
All federal agencies must have a public access plan that sets out requirements for the sharing of data collected from and scholarly articles generated by funded research. However, the details vary from agency to agency. Click here for a list of current agency public access plans.