DOSI News

E.g., Sunday, October 20, 2019
E.g., Sunday, October 20, 2019
Blog Post
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
By Emilia Chiscop-Head, PhD, Scientific Integrity Associate, ASIST
Data management is a topic of high interest for the Duke research community. About 240 people engaged in research, most of them staff and faculty,...
Blog Post
Thursday, March 14, 2019
By ASIST
"Dear DOSI": Questions from the Audience of our Research Town Halls Before and after each of our monthly town-halls, ASIST collects questions and...
Blog Post
Friday, March 8, 2019
By Saloni Vahia, MPH
The Small Business Innovation Research program (SBIR) and the Small Business Technology Transfer program (STTR) are two programs that can provide...
Blog Post
Friday, February 22, 2019
By ASIST
Before and after each of our monthly town-halls, ASIST collects questions and topics of interests from the audience. Through the rubric “Dear DOSI”,...
Blog Post
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
By Emilia Chiscop-Head, PhD, Scientific Integrity Associate, ASIST
The most recent Town Hall on Plagiarism and Intellectual Credit organized by ASIST and the Duke Office of Scientific Integrity was attended by about...
Blog Post
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
By Emilia Chiscop-Head, PhD, Scientific Integrity Associate, ASIST
The most recent Town Hall on Plagiarism and Intellectual Credit organized by ASIST and the Duke Office of Scientific Integrity was attended by about...
Blog Post
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
By Emilia Chiscop-Head, PhD, Scientific Integrity Associate, ASIST
The most recent Town Hall on Plagiarism and Intellectual Credit organized by ASIST and the Duke Office of Scientific Integrity is part of a monthly...
Blog Post
Picture of a referee
Thursday, January 31, 2019
By DOSI
A referee uses a whistle to ensure that the ‘rules of the game’ are being followed. In the game of research, you may encounter a time when you may...
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Word cloud generated from question on word association with authorship assignment
Friday, January 11, 2019
By DOSI ASIST
Authorship remains both a primary means for sharing scientific discovery and a primary currency for demonstrating an individual’s scientific...
Blog Post
Friday, December 7, 2018
By ASIST
The newly created Duke Office of Scientific Integrity (of which ASIST is part of) recently hosted a town hall “Improving Grantspersonship from a...
Blog Post
Cute picture of a naughty cat
Monday, December 3, 2018
By Research Integrity Office (RIO) and Ross McKinney (AAMC)
Is the biggest enemy of good science a financial conflict of interest? Probably not. The real enemy is bias. How do you measure bias? What are...
Blog Post
Thursday, November 8, 2018
By Chris Simon, PhD
Ask a seasoned researcher what it takes to be good at research apart from formal training, and he or she is likely to list such attributes as...
Blog Post
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
By ASIST Office
Have you ever hit a paywall when searching for a scientific publication? A paywall describes an arrangement where access to content is restricted to...
Blog Post
Monday, October 15, 2018
By ASIST
Introduction A complaint of plagiarism, defined as the use of other people’s ideas, results, or words without proper acknowledgement, can lead to a...
Blog Post
Graphic depicting the pygmalion effect
Friday, September 21, 2018
By ASIST
A recent article in Nature ( The Key to a Happy Lab Life is in the Manual ) has us thinking about how setting expectations can contribute to an ideal...

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