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Research Ethics

August 30, 2018

Research Culture and Climate: It’s On Us (again)

  “ We create culture in our moment by moment interactions with one another.” —Teresa Posakony, Emerging Wisdom   As a number of recent National Academies of Sciences reports have shown, we have work ahead of us within academic and research environments across the country. As early career researchers, postdocs can struggle to fit in…

February 8, 2018

Research Culture and Climate: It’s On Us

NPR Science Correspondent Richard Harris spent a week at UW in January 2018, and some of us (including postdoc leadership) were able to spend time with him. His recent book brings together much of the published literature and personal stories about the “reproducibility crisis ” in research, biosciences in particular. We pressed him to identify possible…