Training and resources

Training and resources

Macquarie University is committed to providing its research staff and students with resources and development opportunities to support responsible research practices. Face-to-face training sessions will be facilitated by the Research Ethics and Integrity team and faculties. Contact the Research Ethics and Integrity team at research.integrity@mq.edu.au if you would like training.

Details of upcoming training opportunities will also be posted here.

Online training for higher degree research candidates and supervisors

The Epigeum research master skills course, which includes a module on research integrity, is available to higher degree research candidates and supervisors via iLearn. Contact the Higher Degree Research Office if you would like access this course.

Key resources

The University’s policies and documents that are directly related to the conduct of responsible research include:

Macquarie University Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research (Macquarie Code)

Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research

US Office of Research Integrity online resources

The US Office of Research Integrity offers interactive online training in research integrity for laboratory and research clinic-based researchers. There is also a collection of case studies relating to research integrity and summaries of actual research integrity cases.

The Lab

The Research Clinic

Case studies

Other useful online resources

Retraction watch

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