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 0
    • qualitative 0
    • quantitative 0
  • Bibliography 19
  • Case Study / Scenario 239
    • Historical / Non-Fiction Case 10
    • Hypothetical / Fictional Case 119
    • Mini-case 20
    • Moral Exemplar 0
    • Open-ended scenario 99
    • Role Play 7
    • Technical / Numerical Case 0
  • Code / Policy / Guideline 17
    • governmental policy 0
    • honor code 0
    • International Declarations and Standards 2
    • professional code 15
  • Educational Activity Description 4
    • Course 1
    • Ethics Across the Curriculum 0
    • Exercise/Assignment/Module 2
    • Institution-wide Program 0
    • Multi-semester program 0
    • Online activity 0
    • Public Engagement Activity 0
    • Service Learning 0
    • Train the Trainer 0
    • Workshop/Event 0
  • Essay 1
  • Event / presentation 0
  • Instructor Material 3
    • lecture plan / notes 0
    • lesson plan / guide 1
    • pedagogical notes/essays 1
    • rubric 0
    • syllabus 0
  • Multimedia 1
    • application 0
    • documentary 0
    • film 1
    • podcast 0
    • software 0
    • video clip 0
  • Online Course 0
  • Published Work / Text 52
    • blog 1
    • book 0
    • journal article 1
    • newspaper / magazine article 0
    • report 45
    • web article 0
  • Subject Aids 2
  • Topical Collection / Resource Collection 9
  • Website / organization 5
Topic
Ethics and Society
  • Catastrophes, Hazards, Disasters 4
  • Communicating Science & Engineering 27
  • Corruption 1
  • Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity 15
  • Emerging technologies 11
  • Environmental Justice 6
  • Governance 14
  • Human Rights 17
  • Law and Public Policy 11
  • Political and Social Conflict 9
  • Privacy and Surveillance 20
  • Public and Community Engagement 16
  • Public Well-being 24
  • Responsible Innovation 21
  • Risk 17
  • Security 13
    • Biosafety/Biosecurity 2
    • Dual Use 3
  • Social Justice 7
  • Social Responsibility 32
    • Corporate Social Responsibility 0
  • Sustainability 5
    • Economic 0
    • Environmental 2
    • Social 1
    • Sustainable Development 2
Research & Practice
  • Animal Use 30
  • Bias in Research 9
  • Collaboration 100
    • Interdisciplinary Research 2
    • International Collaboration 4
  • Community and Participatory Research 17
  • Confidentiality 30
  • Conflict of Interest 40
  • Data Management 65
  • Diversity 23
    • Discrimination in the Workplace 5
    • Diversity in Research Design and Practice 5
  • Expert Witness 1
  • Grant Management 11
  • Human Subjects Research 96
    • Informed Consent 44
    • Institutional Review Boards 20
    • Vulnerable Populations 30
  • Intellectual Property and Patents 23
    • Industrial Espionage 0
    • Trade Secrets 0
  • Mentors and Trainees 115
  • Organizational Climate 20
  • Publication Ethics 96
    • Authorship 69
    • Peer Review 17
  • Reproducibility 11
  • Research Misconduct 47
    • Fabrication 9
    • Falsification 8
    • Handling Misconduct Allegations 10
    • Plagiarism 16
  • Safety 39
    • Lab and Workplace Safety 9
    • Product Liability 1
    • Public Health and Safety 10
  • Whistleblowing 14
  • Workplace Ethics 23
    • Bidding Process 1
    • Bribery and Extortion 0
    • Community Relations 1
    • Employer/Employee Relationships 8
    • Engineer/Client Relationships 2
Controversies
  • Artificial Intelligence and Robotics 3
  • Big Data 6
  • Climate Change 2
  • Cloning 0
  • Dual Use Research 6
  • Embryo Research 1
  • Energy 1
  • Geoengineering 2
  • Human Enhancement 4
  • Human Migration 1
  • Military and Defense Research 2
  • Stem Cell Research 0
Field
Research Ethics
  • Computer, Math, and Physical Sciences 158
    • Applied Mathematics 0
    • Astronomy and Astrophysics 2
    • Atmospheric Sciences 3
    • Chemistry 23
    • Computer Sciences 46
    • Earth Sciences 7
    • Geological Sciences 8
    • Mathematics 9
    • Meteorology 4
    • Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 11
    • Oceanography 3
    • Physics 11
    • Statistics and Probability 3
  • Engineering 363
    • Aerospace Engineering 7
    • Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering 16
    • Chemical Engineering 14
    • Civil Engineering 17
    • Computer Engineering 7
    • Earth Resources Engineering 4
    • Electrical Engineering 7
    • Engineering Management 3
    • Environmental Engineering 13
    • Industrial Engineering 8
    • Material Science and Engineering 12
    • Mechanical Engineering 14
    • Nuclear Engineering 7
    • Systems Engineering 6
  • International Perspectives 35
  • Life and Environmental Sciences 270
    • Animal Science 6
    • Biochemistry 15
    • Bioinformatics 4
    • Biophysics 5
    • Biotechnology 10
    • Cell and Developmental Biology 7
    • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 9
    • Entomology 2
    • Environmental Health 10
    • Food Science 2
    • Forestry and Forest Science 7
    • Genetics and Genomics 44
    • Immunology and Infectious Diseases 14
    • Integrative Biology 5
    • Microbiology 6
    • Neuroscience and Neurobiology 9
    • Nutrition 2
    • Pharmacology 13
    • Physiology 3
    • Plant Sciences 6
    • Public Health 24
    • Structural Biology 3
    • Synthetic Biology 7
    • Systems Biology 4
    • Toxicology 9
  • Research Ethics 352
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences 139
    • Agricultural and Resource Economics 2
    • Anthropology 13
    • Communications 0
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice 3
    • Decision, Risk and Management Sciences 5
    • Economics 1
    • Geography 5
    • Information Sciences 7
    • Linguistics 2
    • Political Science 6
    • Psychology 21
    • Public Policy and Public Administration 16
    • Science and Technology Studies 4
    • Sociology 12
    • Urban Studies and Planning 8
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