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Durham University

Research and Innovation Services


Research-related policies

1. Governance of externally funded work

Policy Title Approval Date
Consultancy and Services for Outside Bodies March 2017
Principal Investigator / Project Lead Eligibility March 2017
Pricing for Externally Funded Projects March 2017
Work with Outside Bodies March 2017

2. Conduct of research and related activities

Policy Title Approval Date
Institutional Affiliation June 2017
Open Access June 2017
Research Data Management June 2017
Research Equipment Sharing March 2017
Research Integrity Policy and Code of Good Practice June 2017
Research involving terrorist or violent extremist materials November 2016
Research Leave November 2018
Research Misconduct June 2017
Responsible Use of Metrics October 2018

General policies applicable to research-related activities

Policy Title Approval Date
Anti-Bribery and Fraud Prevention May 2018
Conflicts of Interest and Personal Relationships at Work May 2016
Data Protection February 2018
Equality and Diversity April 2018
Ethics March 2018
Expenses and Hospitality May 2019
Financial Regulations July 2017
Freedom of Expression - Code of Practice
Gift Acceptance July 2018
Health and Safety November 2016
Information Security March 2017
Intellectual Property June 2017
Public Interest Disclosure (Whistleblowing) February 2019
Responsible University January 2019
Student Employment - Guidance for Engaging Students January 2018

Also check your Faculty / Department information for local policies relevant to research.