The responsible conduct of research – including adherence to ethical and professional protocols in research practice and publication – forms the basis of research which is trusted and valued in the broader community. The integrity of research therefore, relies on researchers who act responsibly and follow the relevant codes of practice.

The UQ Research Integrity Module will provide you with a grounding in research integrity and ethics to begin your candidature.

Useful links

Research integrity (online, compulsory)

1 January 2017 6:00am31 December 2019 6:00am
Explore the fundamentals of research design, data management, authorship and more.

Research ethics: Human

30 September 2019 10:00am11:30am
HDR candidates using humans in their research require ethics approval prior to collecting any data. Find out how to seek approval. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND WILL OPEN APPROXIMATELY 6-8 WEEKS BEFOREHAND.

Research ethics: Animal

30 September 2019 11:30am1:00pm
HDR candidates using animals in their research require approval from an Animal Ethics Committee (AEC). Find out how to seek approval. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND WILL OPEN APPROXIMATELY 6-8 WEEKS BEFOREHAND.

Research integrity in HDR training (student only session)

5 June 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Learn details about research integrity policies, advisors' and candidates' main obligations.