Resources for Engineering and Science Ethics

Resource Type
Hypothetical / Fictional Case
  • 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 125
    • blog 1
    • book 0
    • journal article 5
    • newspaper / magazine article 2
    • report 92
    • web article 3
  • Subject Aids 37
  • Topical Collection / Resource Collection 26
  • Website / organization 33
Topic
Ethics and Society
  • Catastrophes, Hazards, Disasters 1
  • Communicating Science & Engineering 18
  • Controversies 11
    • Artificial Intelligence and Robotics 0
    • Big Data 4
    • Climate Change 1
    • Cloning 0
    • Dual Use Research 1
    • Embryo Research 0
    • Energy 1
    • Geoengineering 0
    • Human Enhancement 4
    • Human Migration 0
    • Military and Defense Research 3
    • Stem Cell Research 0
  • Corruption 1
  • Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity 13
  • Emerging technologies 5
  • Environmental Justice 11
  • Governance 1
  • Human Rights 3
  • Law and Public Policy 2
  • Privacy and Surveillance 8
  • Public and Community Engagement 13
  • Public Well-being 9
  • Responsible Innovation 4
  • Risk 8
  • Security 1
    • Biosafety/Biosecurity 0
    • Dual Use 0
  • Social and Political Conflict 4
  • Social Justice 7
  • Social Responsibility 20
    • Corporate Social Responsibility 3
  • Sustainability 13
    • Economic 1
    • Environmental 6
    • Social 1
    • Sustainable Development 3
Research & Practice
  • Animal Use 6
  • Bias in Research 1
  • Collaboration 59
    • Interdisciplinary Research 2
    • International Collaboration 3
  • Community and Participatory Research 12
  • Confidentiality 10
  • Conflict of Interest 18
  • Data Management 22
  • Diversity 9
    • Discrimination in the Workplace 3
    • Diversity in Research Design and Practice 2
  • Expert Witness 1
  • Grant Management 3
  • Human Subjects Research 32
    • Informed Consent 20
    • Institutional Review Boards 13
    • Vulnerable Populations 9
  • Intellectual Property and Patents 15
    • Industrial Espionage 0
    • Trade Secrets 1
  • Mentors and Trainees 60
  • Organizational Climate 9
  • Publication Ethics 36
    • Authorship 31
    • Peer Review 2
  • Reproducibility 1
  • Research Misconduct 14
    • Fabrication 2
    • Falsification 3
    • Handling Misconduct Allegations 5
    • Plagiarism 5
  • Safety 23
    • Lab and Workplace Safety 7
    • Product Liability 6
    • Public Health and Safety 11
  • Whistleblowing 9
  • Workplace Ethics 33
    • Bidding Process 2
    • Bribery and Extortion 2
    • Community Relations 3
    • Employer/Employee Relationships 20
    • Engineer/Client Relationships 9
Field
  • Computer, Math, and Physical Sciences 37
    • Applied Mathematics 0
    • Astronomy and Astrophysics 0
    • Atmospheric Sciences 0
    • Chemistry 11
    • Computer Sciences 14
    • Earth Sciences 0
    • Geological Sciences 1
    • Mathematics 3
    • Meteorology 0
    • Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 0
    • Oceanography 0
    • Physics 2
    • Statistics and Probability 0
  • Engineering 53
    • Aerospace Engineering 1
    • Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering 3
    • Chemical Engineering 5
    • Civil Engineering 1
    • Computer Engineering 0
    • Earth Resources Engineering 0
    • Electrical Engineering 0
    • Engineering Management 1
    • Environmental Engineering 4
    • Grand Challenges for Engineering 0
    • Industrial Engineering 0
    • Material Science and Engineering 4
    • Mechanical Engineering 2
    • Nuclear Engineering 1
    • Systems Engineering 1
  • International Perspectives 7
  • Life and Environmental Sciences 75
    • Animal Science 3
    • Biochemistry 7
    • Bioinformatics 0
    • Biophysics 0
    • Biotechnology 2
    • Cell and Developmental Biology 0
    • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 6
    • Entomology 1
    • Environmental Health 0
    • Food Science 0
    • Forestry and Forest Science 3
    • Genetics and Genomics 7
    • Immunology and Infectious Diseases 5
    • Integrative Biology 1
    • Microbiology 2
    • Neuroscience and Neurobiology 4
    • Nutrition 0
    • Pharmacology 5
    • Physiology 0
    • Plant Sciences 2
    • Public Health 5
    • Structural Biology 0
    • Synthetic Biology 0
    • Systems Biology 1
    • Toxicology 3
  • Research Ethics 125
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences 39
    • Agricultural and Resource Economics 1
    • Anthropology 8
    • Communications 0
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice 0
    • Decision, Risk and Management Sciences 0
    • Economics 0
    • Geography 0
    • Information Sciences 2
    • Linguistics 1
    • Political Science 0
    • Psychology 10
    • Public Policy and Public Administration 1
    • Science and Technology Studies 0
    • Sociology 8
    • Urban Studies and Planning 0
  • Teaching Ethics in STEM 0
    • Case Study Method 0
    • 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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  • Active Learning Bibliography

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    An annotated bibliography of web sites, books and journal articles looking at how to integrate active learning into ethics education. Includes material on what active learning is and how it is done, how active learning can be done in an online environment, and how it can be integrated into ethics education.

    Author(s) Kelly Laas
    Year 2016
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    A software engineer has concerns about a recommender system his firm is designing to sell to health and life insurance companies. In a meeting with the sales team leader, he brings up these concerns and argues for extending their development timelines to address them. The sales manager, however, wants to hit the market with their product as soon as possible.

    Author(s) Dalton George Jason Ludwig
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