Questionable Research Practices in Academic Research


Speaker(s): Emilia Chiscop Head, PhD and William Krenzer, PhD
Join us for a research integrity roundtable hosted by Advancing Scientific Integrity, Services and Training (ASIST), to learn and comment on the impact of detrimental research practices or questionable research practices (QRPs) on research and their causes, as well as how to address them.

This workshop will include an interactive discussion of the following journal article: Sacco DF, Bruton SV, Brown M. In Defense of the Questionable: Defining the Basis of Research Scientists' Engagement in Questionable Research Practices. J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics. 2018 Feb;13(1):101-110. doi: 10.1177/1556264617743834. Epub 2017 Nov 28. PMID: 29179623.

Attending this event for at least 60 minutes and participating in discussion fulfills the RCR-200 requirement for Faculty and Staff.

Registration is required. Registrants will receive Zoom information and related materials by email one week as well as one day prior the event.

NOTE: Please register ahead of the event. Registrants who submit the registration link with less than 2 hours before the event start time may not be able to join.

Register at:

Duke Office of Scientific Integrity (DOSI)


Divinity School; Duke Office of Research Initiatives; Fuqua School of Business; Graduate School; Nicholas School of the Environment; Office for Research and Innovation; Office of Research Support (ORS); Pratt School of Engineering; Sanford School of Public Policy; School of Medicine (SOM); School of Nursing (SON); Trinity College