Month: October 2022

A funny cartoon that depicts the recruitment of PIs like a US sports draft.

Ethical and responsible recruitment of researchers – A Research Integrity/Human Research Ethics commentary

This commentary sheet relates to the Research Integrity and¬†Human Research Ethics matters that should inform our decisions about hiring, promotions and recognition. They relate to more than publishing in prestigious journals and securing large grants. It needs to be about ethics, responsible conduct, collegiality and research culture. ¬†Researchers is can’t be superstars if they are bullies, sexual harasses, charlatans or cheats. Basing our processes those considerations isn’t easy, but it ensures are institutions will become a productive pipeline for future research leaders.