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Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible conduct of research and other activities is expected of The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture (UTIA) employees, and UTIA takes seriously its obligation to implement and support best practices in research. See UTIA’s Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Institutional Plan.

As detailed in the Plan, training in RCR is required for some federal grant opportunities and is available and encouraged for the entire UTIA community. RCR training is available through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI). See CITI registration information. When training other than CITI is appropriate, it should be documented as specified in the Plan, on the UTIA RCR Training Record.

Please contact Jane Burns with any questions.