The role of ethical review in research governance

The role of ethical review in research governance

Here you will find links to presentations

The role of ethical review in research governance PDF Dr Muir Houston, July 17 2019. This explains why ethics is important in your research and the main issues involved; it looks at three key questions: why do we need ethical review? What influences it? and How do we do it?

Secondary data and ethical issues PDF Dr Muir Houston, July 17 2019. This explains some of the ethical issues involved in conducting research with secondary data sources, including different types of data sources and raises questions around social media and online ethics.

Social Media and Online Ethics January 2018 PDF Dr Muir Houston. This explains some of the ethical issues involved in conducting research with social media and online sources.  

The Ethics Approval Application Process January 2018  PDF The College application process is explained with hints on how to approach the application form and supporting documents, as well as problems to avoid.  

We hope you find these helpful. You may also find the following useful.  social media research ethics  PDF Social Media Research: A Guide to Ethics   Dr Leanne Townsend and Prof Claire Wallace. The University of Aberdeen.

UKRIO Recommended Checklist for Researchers‌  UK Research Integrity Office 

Ethics Resources (e-books)

You will find links here to two important resources now available in the University library. Both are available as e-books online.

The SAGE handbook of social media research methods / edited by Luke Sloan, Anabel Quan-Haase. / edited by Luke Sloan, Anabel Quan-Haase  e-Book | 2017
  
The SAGE handbook of online research methods / edited by Nigel G. Fielding, Raymond M. Lee and Grant Blank. / edited by Nigel G. Fielding, Raymond M. Lee and Grant Blank  e-Book | 2017