compliance: research misconduct, overview

Research Misconduct

It is the policy of Eastern Washington University to adhere to the highest standards of integrity and ethics in the pursuit of research. The University assumes responsibility for resolving allegations and investigating misconduct in research and scholarship that may apply to its faculty, staff and students.

Research misconduct is defined as fabrication, falsification, or plagiarism in proposing, performing, or reviewing research, or in reporting research results.

More information about research misconduct can be found at: EWU 302-05: Integrity in Research and Scholarship

It is the duty of faculty, staff or students to report any suspected violations of this policy or of any related federal or state law or regulation to the Provost.