Earn a certificate for Ethics in Research and Scholarship (Without extending your coursework at UNI!)
* Learn how ethical issues are addressed in a variety of research/scholarship fields
* Become a more ethically professional scholar/researcher
* Meet faculty and students from other disciplines across campus
* Distinguish your resume and CV
This certificate option is open to graduate and undergraduate students in ALL MAJORS.
To earn the certificate, you must complete the two part process. There is no time limit for completion.
See uni.edu/ethics/events for specific information on each event.
PART A: Participate in at least 4 research ethics-related workshops or panel discussions sponsored by the Center for Academic Ethics, UNI Business Ethics Chair, Graduate College, and other partners, during one or more semesters.
Part A options during the Spring of 2017 are:
Avoiding Plagiarism (either of the two sessions being offered)
Helen Harton lecture of reproducibility in science
Science 2.0: Transparency and Openness as the Keys to Solving the Reproducibility Crisis
OSF 101: Introduction to the Open Science Framework, including Data Archival and Pre-Registration
Ethical Considerations in Research with Children with Disabilities
PART B: Participate in at least 2 additional activities (such as another relevant workshop or panel discussion, special lecture, “What If” seminar, or Business Ethics Movie night). Conducting ethics research under the supervision of a Center faculty member will also fit Part B.
Part B options during the Spring of 2017 are:
Student research project funded by the Center (see Guidelines)
Getting to the Heart of Integrity: Nurturing Vulnerability and Courage
Cheating at UNI: Faculty and Student Perspectives
What If School Districts Valued Good Food as an Essential Part of Education ?
What If We Really Focused on Families, Mothers, and Babies ?
Additional options may be offered in future semesters.
*Note—this is not a credit certificate. It will not appear on your transcript, but you can ethically list it as an additional credential on your CV or resume!