Resources for Engineering and Science Ethics

This section houses and provides access to all the OEC materials. It is searchable by type of resource, topic, field, and author and other publication information. A search by resource, then topic or field, reduces the number of entries identified.

Resource Type
  • Assessment Tool 5
    • qualitative 0
    • quantitative 0
  • Bibliography 44
  • Case Study / Scenario 532
    • Historical / Non-Fiction Case 120
    • Hypothetical / Fictional Case 187
    • Mini-case 36
    • Moral Exemplar 17
    • Open-ended scenario 183
    • Role Play 11
    • Technical / Numerical Case 17
  • Code / Policy / Guideline 79
    • governmental policy 0
    • honor code 0
    • International Declarations and Standards 2
    • professional code 69
  • Educational Activity description 6
    • course 1
    • ethics across the curriculum 0
    • Institution-wide program 2
    • Multi-year program 0
    • Online activity 0
    • Public Engagement Activity 0
    • service learning 0
    • train the trainer 0
  • Essay 12
  • Event / presentation 3
  • Instructor Material 52
    • exercise / assignment / module 33
    • lecture plan / notes 1
    • lesson plan / guide 5
    • pedagogical notes/essays 8
    • rubric 1
    • syllabus 2
  • Multimedia 10
    • application 0
    • documentary 0
    • film 1
    • podcast 0
    • software 0
    • video clip 2
  • Online Course 0
  • Published Work / Text 99
    • blog 1
    • book 0
    • journal article 0
    • newspaper / magazine article 0
    • report 69
    • web article 3
  • Topical Collection / Resource Collection 6
  • Website / organization 12
Topic
Ethics and Society
  • Catastrophes, Hazards, Disasters 27
  • Communicating Science & Engineering 54
  • Corruption 7
  • Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity 28
  • Emerging technologies 32
  • Environmental Justice 25
  • Governance 34
  • Human Rights 35
  • Law and Public Policy 36
  • Political and Social Conflict 16
  • Privacy and Surveillance 34
  • Public and Community Engagement 29
  • Public Well-being 88
  • Responsible Innovation 47
  • Risk 62
  • Security 36
    • Biosafety/Biosecurity 7
    • Dual Use 7
  • Social Justice 35
  • Social Responsibility 89
    • Corporate Social Responsibility 7
  • Sustainability 43
    • Economic 1
    • Environmental 27
    • Social 7
    • Sustainable Development 6
Research & Practice
  • Animal Use 42
  • Bias in Research 11
  • Collaboration 108
    • Interdisciplinary Research 2
    • International Collaboration 2
  • Community and Participatory Research 17
  • Confidentiality 53
  • Conflict of Interest 79
  • Data Management 78
  • Diversity 30
    • Discrimination in the Workplace 6
    • Diversity in Research Design and Practice 6
  • Expert Witness 6
  • Grant Management 14
  • Human Subjects Research 102
    • Informed Consent 42
    • Institutional Review Boards 14
    • Vulnerable Populations 30
  • Intellectual Property and Patents 43
    • Industrial Espionage 0
    • Trade Secrets 0
  • Mentors and Trainees 119
  • Organizational Climate 24
  • Publication Ethics 107
    • Authorship 75
    • Peer Review 19
  • Reproducibility 13
  • Research Misconduct 52
    • Fabrication 8
    • Falsification 7
    • Handling Misconduct Allegations 10
    • Plagiarism 17
  • Safety 134
    • Lab and Workplace Safety 28
    • Product Liability 14
    • Public Health and Safety 68
  • Whistleblowing 23
  • Workplace Ethics 106
    • Bidding Process 9
    • Bribery and Extortion 10
    • Community Relations 7
    • Employer/Employee Relationships 51
    • Engineer/Client Relationships 45
Controversies
  • Artificial Intelligence and Robotics 4
  • Big Data 3
  • Climate Change 10
  • Cloning 3
  • Dual Use Research 11
  • Embryo Research 5
  • Energy 7
  • Geoengineering 3
  • Human Enhancement 6
  • Human Migration 4
  • Military and Defense Research 7
  • Stem Cell Research 1
Field
  • Computer, Math, and Physical Sciences 140
    • Applied Mathematics 1
    • Astronomy and Astrophysics 3
    • Atmospheric Sciences 4
    • Chemistry 24
    • Computer Sciences 43
    • Earth Sciences 5
    • Geological Sciences 5
    • Mathematics 9
    • Meteorology 5
    • Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 8
    • Oceanography 4
    • Physics 10
    • Statistics and Probability 3
  • Engineering 299
    • Aerospace Engineering 8
    • Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering 12
    • Chemical Engineering 15
    • Civil Enginering 18
    • Computer Engineering 7
    • Earth Resources Engineering 2
    • Electrical Engineering 8
    • Engineering Management 4
    • Environmental Engineering 11
    • Industrial Enginering 8
    • Material Science and Engineering 13
    • Mechanical Engineering 15
    • Nuclear Engineering 8
    • Systems Engineering 6
  • International Ethics 28
  • Life and Environmental Sciences 233
    • Animal Science 5
    • Biochemistry 14
    • Bioinformatics 4
    • Biophysics 5
    • Biotechnology 4
    • Cell and Developmental Biology 7
    • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 7
    • Entomology 3
    • Environmental Health 5
    • Food Science 3
    • Forestry and Forest Science 3
    • Genetics and Genomics 36
    • Immunology and Infectious Diseases 15
    • Integrated Biology 4
    • Microbiology 6
    • Neuroscience and Neurobiology 6
    • Nutrition 3
    • Pharmacology 13
    • Physiology 4
    • Plant Sciences 6
    • Public Health 20
    • Structural Biology 4
    • Synthetic Biology 6
    • Systems Biology 5
    • Toxicology 10
  • Research Ethics 342
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences 110
    • Agricultural and Resource Economics 3
    • Anthropology 8
    • Communications 2
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice 3
    • Decision, Risk and Management Sciences 6
    • Economics 2
    • Geography 5
    • Information Sciences 5
    • Linguistics 2
    • Political Science 6
    • Psychology 21
    • Public Policy and Public Administration 11
    • Science and Technology Studies 4
    • Sociology 7
    • Urban Studies and Planning 4
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