Good scientific practice
High quality research
The University is legally obliged to ensure good scientific practice in its teaching and research.
FAU has therefore developed regulations based on the recommendations of the German Research Foundation (German). They provide guidance on good scientific practice for researchers from all disciplines.
- Full recommendations of the German Research Foundation (DFG) on ‘Safeguarding good scientific practice’
- Gemeinsames Positionspapier des Allgemeinen Fakultätentags (AFT) der Fakultätentage und des Deutschen Hochschulverbands (DHV) from 9 July 2012
- FAU guidelines for the processes of the Commission for Research Conflict Management (German)
- Quality criteria for open access publishers