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Ethics Briefing for new Doctoral Students

22 October 2020 @ 10:30 - 12:00

In this session, Prof Ann Macaskill will be introducing you to Ethics in the context of Doctoral Research and addressing the key questions of

  • Why do Ethics matter?
  • What are your responsibilities?
  • How do you apply for Ethical approval?
  • What can go wrong?

Prof Macaskill will also briefly introduce you to the Converis system, used at the University for Ethical approval applications.

There will be a chance to ask questions within the session about any points raised or any concerns that you may have.

Prior to attending the session, please have a look at the Ethics pages on the University web site via https://www.shu.ac.uk/research/ethics-integrity-and-practice to familiarise yourself with some of the terminology.

Please book your place via Eventbrite using the following link:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ethics-briefing-for-new-doctoral-students-tickets-125338461713.  Once you have booked a place you will receive a confirmation containing the instructions to join the session.  We will be delivering the session on Blackboard Collaborate (as per the Induction session).

Research Ethics is a very important matter for every Doctoral Researcher, so please make every effort to attend this session.  We will provide further information and resources for anyone who cannot attend.

If you have any questions, please contact doctoralschool@shu.ac.uk


22 October 2020
10:30 - 12:00
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Online via Blackboard Collaborate


Sheffield Hallam Doctoral School
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