Revision of Research Misconduct Policy

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, January 17, 2024

University Policy 309, Responding to Allegations of Misconduct in Research and Scholarship, has been revised in response to a request by the federal Office of Research Integrity (ORI), based on current Federal Regulations.  Additional revisions include clarifying the Vice Chancellor for Research’s role as UNC Charlotte’s Deciding Official (DO) and removal of the requirement in the Procedures to complete a preliminary assessment regarding allegations of research misconduct within one week.