Mentors, Advisors and Supervisors: Their Role in Teaching Responsible Research Conduct

TitleMentors, Advisors and Supervisors: Their Role in Teaching Responsible Research Conduct
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsBird, SJ
JournalScience and Engineering Ethics
Volume7
Issue4
Pagination455-468
Publication Languageeng
AbstractThe article discusses the different roles of a mentor and research supervisor. While a research or thesis advisor can be a mentor, the two roles are not interchangeable. The author discusses some of the responsibilities of mentoring and ethical issues raised in this kind of relationship. She finishes by discussing the important role mentors play in the professional success of students and their ability to teach students about responsible conduct of research.
NotesCover Date: July 2001.Source Info: 7(4), 455-468. Language: English. Journal Announcement: 36-1. Subject: CONDUCT; EDUCATION; ETHICS; MENTOR; RESEARCH; TEACHING. Update Code: 20090226.
DOI10.1007/s11948-001-0002-1
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