Research Ethics Training for NSF, NIH, & USDA-NIFA Sponsored Grants

If you conduct or participate in a NSF, NIH, or USDA-NIFA sponsored grant activity that involves student stipend or compensation, you are required to have this training. 

It is also required that our office retain proof of this training for our records.

Once you have completed the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) training, please provide Gwen Parnell, Research Compliance Analyst, in the GRaSP office with proof of this certification.

Thank you for your cooperation and please let us know if you have any questions.

Research Ethics Training is offered through CITI

RCR Course Curriculum and InstructionsRCR Course Curriculum and Instructions



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RCR Course Curriculum Selection

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For assistance, contact:

Gwen Parnell
Research Compliance Analyst
Grants, Research, & Sponsored Programs Office
Phone: (661) 654-6712 or
Front desk: (661) 654-2231
Fax: (661) 654-3342
Office:  DDH D104
Office Hours: M-F: 8 am - 5 pm