Workshops Schedule and Registration

2017 Summer and Fall Workshop Dates

The RCRS program includes 4 mandatory workshopsEach of the four required workshops is offered four times over the Fall semester.These workshops are taught by Michigan Engineering faculty. Please register for one of each of the workshops (A, B, C and D). The workshops may be taken in any order. 

The College of Engineering RCRS program is required training for all Ph.D. students and postdoctoral research fellows. Rackham Graduate School requires that all incoming PhD students complete RCRS training to advance to candidacy. This training should be completed within the first year of your graduate program. Any College of Engineering student (undergraduate, masters, PhD) with NSF/NIH grant or fellowship funding is also required to complete the training. See Training Requirements for alternative training.

If you are not sure which workshops you have completed, you can check your status here.  If you would like a certificate of completion, please complete this form.

If you cannot attend a workshop that you have registered for or if you would like to request an override for a full workshop, please email us at coe.rcrs.contact@umich.edu.

RCRS Workshop A

Appropriate citation of sources and avoiding plagiarism, and authorship and publication practices and responsibilities


Date and Time Location Professor Registration
8/15/2017 Tuesday
3pm-5pm
Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Robert Ziff

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9/22/2017 Friday
10am-12pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Robert Ziff

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10/19/2017 Thursday
12pm-2pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Robert Ziff

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11/13/2017 Monday
4pm-6pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Robert Ziff

Register


RCRS Workshop B

Acquisition, management, ownership and sharing of data; avoiding research misconduct, including data fabrication and falsification


Date and Time Location Professor Registration
8/16/2017 Wednesday
1pm-3pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC
Susan Lepri


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9/13/2017 Wednesday
3pm-5pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Susan Lepri

Register

10/25/2017 Wednesday
3pm-5pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Susan Lepri
Register

11/30/2017 Thursday
3pm-5pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Susan Lepri

Register


RCRS Workshop C

Personal, professional, and financial conflicts of interest, supervisory and mentoring relationships and responsibilities, and responsibilities of collaborative research


Date and Time Location Professor Registration
8/14/2017 Monday
10am-Noon

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Nilton Renno

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9/14/2017 Thursday
Noon-2pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Nilton Renno

Register

10/24/2017 Tuesday
3pm-5pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Nilton Renno

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11/7/2017 Tuesday
2pm-4pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC

Nilton Renno
Register


RCRS Workshop D

Professional ethics, intellectual property, and a contemporary issue case study


Date and Time Location Professor Registration

8/17/2017 Thursday
8am-10am


Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC




David Chesney

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9/18/2017 Monday
4pm-6pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC
David Chesney Register
10/9/2017 Monday
4pm-6pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC
David Chesney Register
11/8/2017 Wednesday
4pm-6pm

Johnson Rooms
3rd Floor, LEC
David Chesney Register