2370.070 Research Misconduct Policy and Procedure


The University bears the primary responsibility for prevention and detection of research misconduct and for the inquiry, investigation, and adjudication of alleged research misconduct. The University must take action necessary to ensure the integrity of research, the rights and interests of research subjects and the public, the protection of sponsor funds from misuse by ensuring the integrity of the research work, the observance of legal requirements or responsibilities and to provide appropriate safeguards for subjects of allegations, as well as complainants.

This policy sets forth procedures for addressing allegations of research misconduct in compliance with applicable laws and regulations and in a manner which is thorough, competent, objective and fair.

See Misconduct in Research in FIU Faculty Handbook

Ethics and Compliance Hotline

Published on 2014-03-11

Administrative Oversight & Contact Information

ORED - Division of Research Integrity

Office of Research Integrity

11200 SW Eighth Street - MARC 430
Miami, FL 33189
  • Phone: 305-348-2434

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