The Ombudsperson discussed the necessity to ensure research ethics

On the 9th of January, the Ombudswoman for Academic Ethics and Procedures Loreta Tauginienė participated in the international winter school organised by the Society of Doctoral Students of Mykolas Romeris University. She presented the concepts of research ethics, scientific integrity, and publication ethics, introduced with manifestations of unethical research related to authorship, plagiarism, performance of quantitative research, also discussed the possible consequences of scientific dishonesty.

The Society of Doctoral Students of Mykolas Romeris University organises the international winter school for junior researchers and doctoral students to share research experience and improve transferable skills. The event was attended by prospective scientists from Lithuanian, Latvian and Polish higher education institutions.