Missions of the EPFL Research Commission
Generally speaking, the Research Commission aims to promote academic careers in Switzerland and research at EPFL. The Research Commission is also a consultative body of the EPFL Direction for research matters.
3.3.1 Research Commission
|Regulations of the Research Commission||2013, status as at 10th September 2018||Kay Severin|
3.3.2 Integrity in research
|Directive concerning research integrity and good scientific practice||1st of May 2009, status as at 1st January 2017||Françoise Chardonnens|
|This document defines the basic principles for the planning, execution, presentation and evaluation of research work that apply to all EPFL members involved in scientific research (including students and technical staff).|
3.3.3 Scientific integrity
|Ordinance on the procedure in cases of suspected scientific misconduct||23 March 2009,
status as at 1st January 2018
|This ordinance applies to teaching staff, PhD candidates, scientific staff, students associated with a research group, guests associated with an EPFL group and its research activities and concerns cases of breaches of scientific integrity. A breach of scientific integrity is considered to have been committed when there has been deliberate intention to deceive a recipient, the public or the scientific community in the exploitation, diffusion and publication of ideas, concepts, theories, methods or experimental data.|
Research contracts and technology transfer
See document 3.4.1 under Technology Transfer.