An Introduction to Good Research Practice

A Doctorate plusBIGS workshop offered by the Bonn Graduate Center 

You do not feel addressed by Good Research Practice, because you are thinking of various cases of plagiarism? Good Research Practice covers more than that – it also includes basic principles of scientific work and ways to safeguard them. This half-day workshop offers an introduction to the relevant topics of Good Research Practice and the documents you should know as a researcher.

Online Workshop

Friday, February 16, 2024
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Please register your interest in this workshop by September 3, 2023.


Dr. Kathrin Ruhl





Target Group

Doctoral students from the Bonn International Graduate Schools (BIGS)


Research, Research Management


4 units are applicable within the Doctorate plus certificate

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We will discuss regulations concerning correct data management and the authorship of publications. But of course, the topic of plagiarism is in focus as well. How conflicts of interest arise and how they can be solved will be stated, too. Cases of scientific misconduct and the resulting consequences are explained through prominent examples. Furthermore, we take a look at various documents of quality assurance in science and at the Guidelines for Good Research Practice of the University of Bonn.


  • Good Research Practice and scientific misconduct
  • Data management
  • Plagiarism
  • Authorship
  • Conflicts of interest
  • General and specific documents about Good Research Practice


If you need childcare during the event, please contact the Family Office of the University of Bonn at least two weeks in advance. 


Bonn Graduate Center


+49 228 73-60141


Alte Sternwarte
Poppelsdorfer Allee 47
53115 Bonn

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