1. Abuse of the Research Policy

With accordance to FNU’s Research Policy, all Researcher’s must:

  • maintain the highest standards of intellectual honesty in the conduct of their research;
  • adopt appropriate methods for achieving the objectives of each research proposal;
  • follow proper practices for safety and security of data – data management;
  • respect the rights of those affected by their research (human and animals);
  • obtain written approval from appropriate ethics and safety committees, and other regulatory bodies where required;
  • manage conflicts of interest in terms of personal ambition and advantage, so as not to compromise good practice and scholarly considerations; and
  • accept the responsibility for their actions when disseminating research findings.

2. Research Grant Misconduct

Misappropriation of costs or violation of the FNU Research Funding scheme guidelines.