Earn a certificate for Ethics in Research and Scholarship (Without extending your coursework at UNI!)
- Learn how ethical issues are addressed in a variety of research/scholarship fields
- Become a more ethically professional scholar/researcher
- Meet faculty and students from other disciplines across campus
- Distinguish your resume and CV
This certificate option is open to graduate and undergraduate students in ALL MAJORS, as well as any interested faculty or staff member.
To earn the certificate, you must complete a two part process. There is no time limit for completion.
PART A: Responsible Conduct of Research
Participate in at least 4 research ethics-related workshops or panel discussions sponsored by Research & Sponsored Programs, UNI Business Ethics Chair, Graduate College, and other partners, during one or more semesters. Please visit the RSP Training and Events page for more information on each session.
Upcoming Part A qualifying sessions are the following:
Ethical Data Management & Presentation (Download Flyer PDF)
Ethical Issues in Quantitative Research (Download Flyer PDF)
Ethical Issues in Scholarship: Gender, Ethnicity, and Power (Download Flyer PDF)
PART B: Other Ethics Activities
Participate in at least 2 additional activities (such as another relevant workshop or panel discussion, special lecture, seminar, or Business Ethics Movie night). Conducting ethics research under the supervision of a Center faculty member will also fit Part B.
For inquiries about whether a scheduled event around campus qualifies, please contact email@example.com.
See RSP Training and Events for specific information on each event.
Additional options may be offered in future semesters.
*Please Note—this is not a credit certificate. It will not appear on your transcript, but you can ethically list it as an additional credential on your CV or resume!