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Misconduct in Science

Research Misconduct means fabrication, falsification, or plagiarism in proposing, performing, or reviewing or reporting research results, that significantly departs from accepted practices of the relevant research community. Misconduct does not include honest error or honest differences in interpretations or judgments of data.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON MISCONDUCT IN SCIENCE PROCEDURES VISIT: https://vprnet.research.colostate.edu/RICRO/research-misconduct/

CSU Administrative Procedures for Research Misconduct


Staff Contact Information:

Kathy Partin

Research Integrity Officer (RIO)

Assistant Vice President for Research

2001 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523-2011


email:  kathy.partin@colostate.edu


Research Integrity and Compliance Review Office


Email: Ricro_Information_Reply@mail.colostate.edu