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Sometimes referred to as micro ethics, these topics concern the interactions and individual actions of scientists and engineers in their research and practice, and cover responsible conduct of research.

Research and Practice
  • Animal Use 50
  • Bias in Research 17
  • Collaboration 124
    • Interdisciplinary Research 7
    • International Collaboration 6
  • Community and Participatory Research 32
  • Confidentiality 69
  • Conflict of Interest 90
  • Data Management 104
  • Diversity 35
    • Discrimination in the Workplace 10
    • Diversity in Research Design and Practice 8
  • Expert Witness 7
  • Grant Management 14
  • Human Subjects Research 128
    • Informed Consent 52
    • Institutional Review Boards 20
    • Vulnerable Populations 34
  • Intellectual Property and Patents 50
    • Industrial Espionage 1
    • Trade Secrets 2
  • Mentors and Trainees 131
  • Organizational Climate 29
  • Publication Ethics 128
    • Authorship 88
    • Peer Review 22
  • Reproducibility 15
  • Research Misconduct 60
    • Fabrication 12
    • Falsification 11
    • Handling Misconduct Allegations 13
    • Plagiarism 19
  • Safety 150
    • Lab and Workplace Safety 34
    • Product Liability 17
    • Public Health and Safety 77
  • Whistleblowing 30
  • Workplace Ethics 127
    • Bidding Process 11
    • Bribery and Extortion 13
    • Community Relations 10
    • Employer/Employee Relationships 57
    • Engineer/Client Relationships 48
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  • Added01/19/2018

    Intellectual property refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic work s , designs; and symbols, names and images used in commerce. Intellectual property rights act like other property rights in that they allow creators and owners of patents, trademarks or ...

    Author(s) Kelly Laas
    Authoring Institution Online Ethics Center
    Year 2016
Cite this page: "Research and Practice" Online Ethics Center for Engineering 9/18/2015 OEC Accessed: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 <www.onlineethics.org/Topics/29511.aspx>