Integrity Insights

The newly created Duke Office of Scientific Integrity (of which ASIST is part of) recently hosted a town hall “Improving Grantspersonship from a Reviewer's Perspective”.

Is the biggest enemy of good science a financial conflict of interest? Probably not. The real enemy is bias. How do you measure bias? What are potential sources of bias?

Ask a seasoned researcher what it takes to be good at research apart from formal training, and he or she is likely to list such attributes as tenacity, innovative ideas, attention to detail, and wr

The next event in the new Research Town Hall series will take place Nov 1. As part of this event, Dr.

Have you ever hit a paywall when searching for a scientific publication? A paywall describes an arrangement where access to content is restricted to only those who have paid a subscription.

A team of Duke authors, including lead author Rebecca Brouwer and senior author Denise Snyder, have been selected to receive the 

A complaint of plagiarism, defined as the use of other people’s ideas, results, or words without proper acknowledgement, can lead to a research misconduct investigation, potential loss of funding,

A recent article in Nature (The Key to a Happy Lab Life is in the Manual) has us thinking about how setting expectat

Conversations about good research culture lead many people to focus on research misconduct, i.e., fabrication, falsification, or plagiarism in proposing, performing or reviewing research or reporti