The following web pages provide additional information and guidance to support the University's Ethics Policy Governing Research Involving Human Participants, Personal Data and Human Tissue.
The information contained in these pages does not constitute University policy, but aims to help researchers interpret the Research Ethics Policy, conduct research ethically themselves, and to instruct others to conduct research ethically.
Information is provided in the following sections:
Including application forms, help with applying, and guidance for specific groups involved in the administration of the procedure in academic departments.
Including Specialist Research Ethics Guidance Papers, Log of Queries and Responses from the UREC, and other guidance on specific ethical issues.
Further resources that you may find useful when planning your research and applying for ethics approval, dealing with an ethical dilemma, or when teaching ethics to others can be found in the 'Educational Resources' section.