The University of the West of Scotland is committed to promoting and upholding the highest quality academic and ethical standards in all scientific research activities. Governance and integrity are essential to ensure the rights of research participants are safeguarded.
The University has developed research governance and ethics procedures which recognise the importance of addressing ethical matters (including publication ethics, general principles of data confidentiality and access), while supporting the achievement of its collective research objectives.
Refer to our Research Ethics pages for further information on the institution's regulations.
Contacts for Research Integrity
University’s ‘Named Person’ for Research Integrity
Prof Milan Radosavljevic
Vice-Principal of Research, Innovation & Engagement
Head of Research
Mrs Helen Kennedy
Tel: 0141 848 3746
The Annual Statement on Research Integrity is published here.
Contacts for Ethics
University Ethics Committee: firstname.lastname@example.org
School of Business and Creative Industries: BCIethics@uws.ac.uk
School of Computing, Engineering and Physical Sciences: CEPSethics@uws.ac.uk
School of Education and Social Sciences: email@example.com
School of Health and Life Science: firstname.lastname@example.org