In order to provide support to researchers and to maintain integrity in the research and scholarly activities of its staff, Athabasca University has instituted a number of policies that provide a foundation for research practice at the University. These policies shall apply to all University research activities. They specify the research infrastructure, policies, procedures, standards and ethical practices of the University, for any member of staff who undertakes research.
Please consult the Tri-Agency Framework: Responsible Conduct of Research as all tri-council funded research must be compliant with the MOU.
It is the responsibility of researchers to familiarize themselves with the contents of AU research practice policies.
Updated March 03 2015 by Student & Academic Services