Research Ethics and Integrity
All research undertaken in the department must follow the University policy for Good Research and Innovation Practices (GRIP) and the guidance contained in Research Ethics: General Principles and Statements.
Research Services provide information on Research Integrity and Ethics on the their home page. At the foot of the page you will find a section devoted to Research Ethics and Integrity and a series of links.
To apply for ethics approval follow this link.
The new policy regarding researchers wishing to continue with the research following their departure from the University can be found here. The new policy states that ethics approval which has been obtained for research undertaken whilst employed at Sheffield will no longer apply after the researcher leaves the University. Ethics approval will need to be sought via the ethics review procedure at their new institution.
The department has a Research Ethics Committee which comprises of the following staff members:
Ethics Administrator : Rosie Lynch
Lead Ethics Reviewer : Buick Davison
Ethics Reviewers :