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 https://ethics.uni.edu/current-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 Fall of 2018 are:
Ethical Data Management & Presentation
Ethics in Qualitative Research
Social Responsibility in Research
Social Media as a Research Recruitment Tool: Ethical Considerations and Guidelines for IRBs
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 Fall of 2018 are:
Student research project funded by the Center (see Guidelines)
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!