An Introduction to Good Scientific Practice

A workshop offered by the Bonn Graduate Center

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

Online Workshop

Friday, February 10, 2023
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Dr. Kathrin Ruhl





Target Group

Doctoral students and postdocs


Research, Research Management


5 units are applicable within the Doctorate plus or Postdoc 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 Scientific Practice of the University of Bonn.


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


Bonn Graduate Center


+49 228 73-60141


Alte Sternwarte
Poppelsdorfer Allee 47
53115 Bonn

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