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 6
    • qualitative 0
    • quantitative 0
  • Bibliography 44
  • Case Study / Scenario 1173
    • Historical / Non-Fiction Case 298
    • Hypothetical / Fictional Case 385
    • Mini-case 101
    • Moral Exemplar 41
    • Open-ended scenario 419
    • Role Play 24
    • Technical / Numerical Case 35
  • Code / Policy / Guideline 152
    • governmental policy 0
    • honor code 0
    • International Declarations and Standards 4
    • professional code 138
  • Educational Activity Description 97
    • Course 27
    • Ethics Across the Curriculum 6
    • Exercise/Assignment/Module 44
    • Institution-wide Program 10
    • Multi-semester program 14
    • Online activity 0
    • Public Engagement Activity 0
    • Service Learning 0
    • Train the Trainer 2
    • Workshop/Event 2
  • Essay 14
  • Event / presentation 3
  • Instructor Material 59
    • lecture plan / notes 2
    • lesson plan / guide 12
    • pedagogical notes/essays 16
    • rubric 8
    • syllabus 18
  • Multimedia 13
    • application 0
    • documentary 0
    • film 2
    • podcast 0
    • software 0
    • video clip 4
  • Online Course 0
  • Published Work / Text 176
    • blog 2
    • book 0
    • journal article 0
    • newspaper / magazine article 0
    • report 140
    • web article 6
  • Topical Collection / Resource Collection 6
  • Website / organization 13
Topic
Ethics and Society
  • Catastrophes, Hazards, Disasters 104
  • Communicating Science & Engineering 200
  • Corruption 28
  • Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity 102
  • Emerging technologies 125
  • Environmental Justice 101
  • Governance 123
  • Human Rights 133
  • Law and Public Policy 140
  • Political and Social Conflict 54
  • Privacy and Surveillance 143
  • Public and Community Engagement 104
  • Public Well-being 361
  • Responsible Innovation 179
  • Risk 245
  • Security 145
    • Biosafety/Biosecurity 25
    • Dual Use 22
  • Social Justice 127
  • Social Responsibility 343
    • Corporate Social Responsibility 41
  • Sustainability 169
    • Economic 4
    • Environmental 118
    • Social 29
    • Sustainable Development 15
Research & Practice
  • Animal Use 158
  • Bias in Research 32
  • Collaboration 442
    • Interdisciplinary Research 8
    • International Collaboration 8
  • Community and Participatory Research 62
  • Confidentiality 199
  • Conflict of Interest 298
  • Data Management 312
  • Diversity 112
    • Discrimination in the Workplace 29
    • Diversity in Research Design and Practice 17
  • Expert Witness 21
  • Grant Management 46
  • Human Subjects Research 402
    • Informed Consent 173
    • Institutional Review Boards 55
    • Vulnerable Populations 129
  • Intellectual Property and Patents 153
    • Industrial Espionage 0
    • Trade Secrets 0
  • Mentors and Trainees 502
  • Organizational Climate 89
  • Publication Ethics 439
    • Authorship 320
    • Peer Review 90
  • Reproducibility 42
  • Research Misconduct 198
    • Fabrication 26
    • Falsification 22
    • Handling Misconduct Allegations 39
    • Plagiarism 67
  • Safety 520
    • Lab and Workplace Safety 102
    • Product Liability 46
    • Public Health and Safety 269
  • Whistleblowing 80
  • Workplace Ethics 398
    • Bidding Process 30
    • Bribery and Extortion 34
    • Community Relations 23
    • Employer/Employee Relationships 187
    • Engineer/Client Relationships 167
Controversies
  • Artificial Intelligence and Robotics 10
  • Big Data 13
  • Climate Change 21
  • Cloning 12
  • Dual Use Research 41
  • Embryo Research 20
  • Energy 10
  • Geoengineering 9
  • Human Enhancement 24
  • Human Migration 6
  • Military and Defense Research 20
  • Stem Cell Research 4
Field
  • Computer, Math, and Physical Sciences 537
    • Applied Mathematics 0
    • Astronomy and Astrophysics 8
    • Atmospheric Sciences 3
    • Chemistry 94
    • Computer Sciences 174
    • Earth Sciences 5
    • Geological Sciences 8
    • Mathematics 36
    • Meteorology 10
    • Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 35
    • Oceanography 6
    • Physics 33
    • Statistics and Probability 8
  • Engineering 1184
    • Aerospace Engineering 22
    • Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering 50
    • Chemical Engineering 53
    • Civil Enginering 59
    • Computer Engineering 16
    • Earth Resources Engineering 4
    • Electrical Engineering 15
    • Engineering Management 9
    • Environmental Engineering 46
    • Industrial Enginering 23
    • Material Science and Engineering 35
    • Mechanical Engineering 43
    • Nuclear Engineering 13
    • Systems Engineering 7
  • International Ethics 105
  • Life and Environmental Sciences 899
    • Animal Science 18
    • Biochemistry 54
    • Bioinformatics 17
    • Biophysics 18
    • Biotechnology 17
    • Cell and Developmental Biology 29
    • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 29
    • Entomology 13
    • Environmental Health 27
    • Food Science 13
    • Forestry and Forest Science 13
    • Genetics and Genomics 135
    • Immunology and Infectious Diseases 61
    • Integrated Biology 17
    • Microbiology 25
    • Neuroscience and Neurobiology 27
    • Nutrition 13
    • Pharmacology 58
    • Physiology 17
    • Plant Sciences 22
    • Public Health 81
    • Structural Biology 14
    • Synthetic Biology 22
    • Systems Biology 21
    • Toxicology 38
  • Research Ethics 1255
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences 374
    • Agricultural and Resource Economics 1
    • Anthropology 21
    • Communications 0
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice 8
    • Decision, Risk and Management Sciences 7
    • Economics 0
    • Geography 13
    • Information Sciences 23
    • Linguistics 4
    • Political Science 4
    • Psychology 65
    • Public Policy and Public Administration 21
    • Science and Technology Studies 3
    • Sociology 14
    • Urban Studies and Planning 2
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