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BIOL 817 Rigor, Reproducibility and Responsible Conduct in Research

BIOL 817.  Rigor, Reproducibility and Responsible Conduct in Research.  3 Credits.     

This class addresses the recognized problems in rigor, reproducibility, and transparency that are plaguing modern science. Students will learn the fundamentals of hypothesis design, avoiding bias, randomization, sampling, and appropriate statistical analyses, reagent validation, among other key topics. This course also introduces principles for being an ethical, responsible, and professional research scientist. Topics include: plagiarism, fabrication and falsification of data, record keeping and data sharing, mentor/mentee and collaborative relationships, among others. The class will include a mixture of lecture, case studies and discussion. (Same as CHEM 817/MDCM 817/PHCH 817.) Prerequisite: Graduate student.

Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry and Biophysics

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/molecular-biosciences/phd/

Molecular Biosciences is an interdisciplinary group of faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students who perform cutting edge research across a wide range of areas , including biochemistry, biophysics, structural biology, bioinformatics, cancer biology, genetics, genomics, immunology, microbiology, virology, neurobiology, molecular, cellular and developmental biology. Our researchers investigate fundamental biological and biomedical problems on all levels, from molecules to cells to organisms. Our research labs collaborate to solve complex questions using a range of approaches, and make use of the world-class core facilities at KU. The Department of Molecular Biosciences at the University of Kansas is an excellent environment for research and graduate training in biology.

Master of Science in Biochemistry and Biophysics

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/molecular-biosciences/ms/

Molecular Biosciences is an interdisciplinary group of faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students who perform cutting edge research across a wide range of areas , including biochemistry, biophysics, structural biology, bioinformatics, cancer biology, genetics, genomics, immunology, microbiology, virology, neurobiology, molecular, cellular and developmental biology. Our researchers investigate fundamental biological and biomedical problems on all levels, from molecules to cells to organisms. Our research labs collaborate to solve complex questions using a range of approaches, and make use of the world-class core facilities at KU. The Department of Molecular Biosciences at the University of Kansas is an excellent environment for research and graduate training in biology.

Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/molecular-biosciences/microbiology-phd/

...first-year curriculum (see below). This includes BIOL 817 , which satisfies both the responsible scholarship...

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/math/bs/

...Biology BIOL 350 Principles of Genetics 4 BIOL...Discrete Probability 3 ECON 817 Econometrics I 3...

Master of Science in Microbiology

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/molecular-biosciences/microbiology-ms/

...of the following courses: BIOL 807 Graduate Molecular Biosciences and BIOL 817 Rigor, Reproducibility, and...