Welcome to the Office of Research Compliance and Integrity

Welcome to the Office of Research Compliance and Integrity

The University of California is committed to the highest ethical and legal standards of research conduct and practices, and promotes an environment of compliance, responsibility and conscience.

The Office of Research Compliance and Integrity has a duty to provide broad oversight, resources, training and education for the integrity and compliance issues relating to the conduct of research practices at the University of California, Merced.

 

The Office of Research Compliance and Integrity facilitates and betters the research community at UC Merced by:

  • Implementing policy and procedural requirements governing research misconduct, conflicts of interest, human-subject research, animal-subject research, stem-cell research and export controls in accordance with state, federal and University of California laws and regulations;
  • Providing education, training and resources to faculty and staff members, other researchers and students in research compliance and the responsible conduct of research;
  • Formulating and supervising recommendations regarding ethical practices and professional, federal, state and all other policies or requirements relating to research; and
  • Creating, maintaining and improving the UC Merced research integrity and compliance infrastructure.

Please contact Danielle Dai'Re with any inquiries 209-228-4805.