Research Integrity at DCU

DCU is committed to ensuring the highest standards of integrity in all aspects of our research, in line with the National Policy Statement on Ensuring Research Integrity in IrelandHEA Principles of Good Practice in Research within Irish Higher Education Institutions and the European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity.

Our commitment to upholding the highest standards of conduct in research is formally expressed through our publicly accessible codes and policies: The following are specific to research integrity:



These codes and policies are regularly reviewed against external standards to ensure that they reflect current best practice. The Research Support office work together with colleagues in the Office of the Chief Operations Officer, Graduate Studies Office, the Library, Human Resources and Information Systems Services to ensure our research integrity codes and policies are also in line with relevant legislation and existing institutional policies and systems.