The Office of Responsible Research Practices provides administrative support to the university research community and the committees responsible for research review and oversight.
They help Ohio State faculty, staff and student researchers navigate research requirements through education and quality improvement initiatives designed to facilitate research, improve efficiencies and ensure regulatory compliance.
To learn more about Responsible Conduct of Research, go here
Compliance and Integrity Topics You Should Know: This series of 5-minute compliance videos educate individuals on important topics including: conflicts of interest, public records, and concern reporting.
Being a Principal Investigator: Roles, Responsibilities, and Resources
This online course, designed by the Office of Research, provides guidance for Principal Investigators (PI) and their staff. “Being a PI: Roles, Responsibilities, and Resources” benefits all members of the research community and enhances Ohio State’s efforts towards supporting the responsible conduct of research. The course content covers research administration/compliance processes & tools, explores the lifecycle of sponsored project, and provides access to additional resources. This session is open to all members of the research team.
1. Login to http://buckeyelearn.osu.edu
2. Search for “Being a Principal Investigator…” to register.
3. Click [Request] then select course from transcript to launch this course.
4. This course will take approximately 45 minutes to complete.
The Center for Clinical & Translational Science (CCTS) provides a variety of services for researchers – from biostatistics services to community engagement.
Copyright Services support faculty and staff by providing education and guidance on the application of copyright law to facilitate teaching, research, and scholarship. You can find a handout on the differences between plagiarism and copyright infringement here, and find other resources and handouts here.
The Chemical Redistribution Program accepts unwanted chemicals that are deemed usable and redistributes them to other Ohio State University operations. The redistributed chemicals are provided at no cost to any University operation that has a useful purpose for these materials.
Ohio State participates in the eagle-i Network. Use the search bar to search more than 90,000 biomedical research resources currently listed in eagle-i from more than 28 institutions. Not sure what you’re looking for? Choose “Browse” at the top of the page to see organisms, instruments, reagents, services and more.
The STEAM Factory hosts a variety of programs that aim to facilitate collaboration between STEAM members and connect research with the greater Columbus community. These programs contribute to the scholarship of research, teaching, and outreach for its members.
The Ohio State University supports creativity, innovation, commercialization, and entrepreneurship as essential components of an academic research institution and crucial factors needed to accomplish the mission of a land-grant university.
The University Libraries provides a wealth of services that are directed towards postdocs in this document: Postdoc Orientation to Ohio State Libraries.