Resources for Engineering and Science Ethics

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  • Assessment Tool 16
    • qualitative 1
    • quantitative 8
  • Bibliography 57
  • Case Study / Scenario 589
    • Historical / Non-Fiction Case 122
    • Hypothetical / Fictional Case 225
    • Mini-case 38
    • Moral Exemplar 16
    • Open-ended scenario 186
    • Role Play 13
    • Technical / Numerical Case 17
  • Code / Policy / Guideline 102
    • governmental policy 1
    • honor code 1
    • International Declarations and Standards 4
    • professional code 82
  • Educational Activity Description 72
    • Course 15
    • Ethics Across the Curriculum 2
    • Exercise/Assignment/Module 39
    • Institution-wide Program 4
    • Multi-semester program 8
    • Online activity 1
    • Public Engagement Activity 0
    • Service Learning 0
    • Train the Trainer 1
    • Workshop/Event 1
  • Essay 16
  • Event / presentation 19
  • Instructor Material 58
    • lecture plan / notes 2
    • lesson plan / guide 14
    • pedagogical notes/essays 22
    • rubric 5
    • syllabus 13
  • Multimedia 20
    • application 0
    • documentary 0
    • film 2
    • podcast 0
    • software 1
    • video clip 10
  • Online Course 0
  • Projects 9
  • Published Work / Text 124
    • blog 1
    • book 0
    • journal article 5
    • newspaper / magazine article 2
    • report 91
    • web article 3
  • Subject Aids 37
  • Topical Collection / Resource Collection 26
  • Website / organization 33
Topic
Ethics and Society
  • Catastrophes, Hazards, Disasters 14
  • Communicating Science & Engineering 28
  • Controversies 26
    • Artificial Intelligence and Robotics 2
    • Big Data 9
    • Climate Change 3
    • Cloning 0
    • Dual Use Research 1
    • Embryo Research 1
    • Energy 4
    • Geoengineering 0
    • Human Enhancement 5
    • Human Migration 0
    • Military and Defense Research 5
    • Stem Cell Research 0
  • Corruption 5
  • Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity 15
  • Emerging technologies 13
  • Environmental Justice 15
  • Governance 6
  • Human Rights 4
  • Law and Public Policy 14
  • Privacy and Surveillance 17
  • Public and Community Engagement 21
  • Public Well-being 35
  • Responsible Innovation 10
  • Risk 30
  • Security 6
    • Biosafety/Biosecurity 2
    • Dual Use 1
  • Social and Political Conflict 6
  • Social Justice 15
  • Social Responsibility 50
    • Corporate Social Responsibility 6
  • Sustainability 24
    • Economic 2
    • Environmental 15
    • Social 1
    • Sustainable Development 4
Research & Practice
  • Animal Use 17
  • Bias in Research 3
  • Collaboration 94
    • Interdisciplinary Research 2
    • International Collaboration 4
  • Community and Participatory Research 15
  • Confidentiality 21
  • Conflict of Interest 42
  • Data Management 46
  • Diversity 20
    • Discrimination in the Workplace 7
    • Diversity in Research Design and Practice 5
  • Expert Witness 3
  • Grant Management 5
  • Human Subjects Research 62
    • Informed Consent 38
    • Institutional Review Boards 15
    • Vulnerable Populations 25
  • Intellectual Property and Patents 28
    • Industrial Espionage 0
    • Trade Secrets 1
  • Mentors and Trainees 98
  • Organizational Climate 14
  • Publication Ethics 75
    • Authorship 59
    • Peer Review 13
  • Reproducibility 3
  • Research Misconduct 28
    • Fabrication 5
    • Falsification 4
    • Handling Misconduct Allegations 9
    • Plagiarism 11
  • Safety 66
    • Lab and Workplace Safety 17
    • Product Liability 16
    • Public Health and Safety 35
  • Whistleblowing 19
  • Workplace Ethics 76
    • Bidding Process 6
    • Bribery and Extortion 6
    • Community Relations 4
    • Employer/Employee Relationships 39
    • Engineer/Client Relationships 33
Field
  • Computer, Math, and Physical Sciences 83
    • Applied Mathematics 1
    • Astronomy and Astrophysics 1
    • Atmospheric Sciences 0
    • Chemistry 18
    • Computer Sciences 39
    • Earth Sciences 0
    • Geological Sciences 1
    • Mathematics 7
    • Meteorology 0
    • Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2
    • Oceanography 0
    • Physics 7
    • Statistics and Probability 1
  • Engineering 212
    • Aerospace Engineering 6
    • Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering 8
    • Chemical Engineering 12
    • Civil Engineering 10
    • Computer Engineering 7
    • Earth Resources Engineering 2
    • Electrical Engineering 4
    • Engineering Management 2
    • Environmental Engineering 8
    • Grand Challenges for Engineering 0
    • Industrial Engineering 2
    • Material Science and Engineering 8
    • Mechanical Engineering 9
    • Nuclear Engineering 3
    • Systems Engineering 2
  • International Perspectives 14
  • Life and Environmental Sciences 139
    • Animal Science 5
    • Biochemistry 12
    • Bioinformatics 2
    • Biophysics 2
    • Biotechnology 3
    • Cell and Developmental Biology 3
    • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 8
    • Entomology 2
    • Environmental Health 1
    • Food Science 1
    • Forestry and Forest Science 5
    • Genetics and Genomics 21
    • Immunology and Infectious Diseases 12
    • Integrative Biology 2
    • Microbiology 4
    • Neuroscience and Neurobiology 6
    • Nutrition 2
    • Pharmacology 9
    • Physiology 2
    • Plant Sciences 5
    • Public Health 16
    • Structural Biology 2
    • Synthetic Biology 3
    • Systems Biology 3
    • Toxicology 7
  • Research Ethics 251
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences 60
    • Agricultural and Resource Economics 1
    • Anthropology 9
    • Communications 0
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice 1
    • Decision, Risk and Management Sciences 0
    • Economics 1
    • Geography 0
    • Information Sciences 4
    • Linguistics 1
    • Political Science 1
    • Psychology 18
    • Public Policy and Public Administration 3
    • Science and Technology Studies 0
    • Sociology 9
    • Urban Studies and Planning 0
  • Teaching Ethics in STEM 2
    • Case Study Method 2
    • Ethical Decision-Making 0
    • Ethics Across the Curriculum 0
    • Evaluation and Assessment 0
    • Goals of Ethics Education 0
    • Institution-Wide Methods 0
    • Instructional Methods 0
    • Online Education 0
    • Pedagogical Materials (Approaches) 0
    • Service Learning 0
    • Using Moral Theories in Teaching 0
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  • Research Ethics and the Norwegian Oil Industry

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    In 2014, researchers and students at University of Bergen questioned the university's research cooperation with the nation’s oil industry, Statoil. The rector asked the Norwegian National Committee for Research Ethics in Science and Technology (NENT) for advice, which it provided in a public report.

    Author(s) Rachelle Hollander
    Year 2017
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