Ethics Information, Policies, and Resources


St. Thomas University Research Ethics Board Policy
Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans
Tri-Agency Framework: Responsible Conduct of Research

Federal Governing Bodies

Panel on Research Ethics
Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research


CORE Tutorial on the TCPS

Experiential Learning and Research Ethics: Enhancing Knowledge through Action
Indigenous Peoples Terminology

Participant Observation Guidelines
Paying Incentives/Inducements
Pedagogical Exemptions
Protecting Research Confidentiality

Research Ethics Links by Subject Area

Researcher-Participant Privilege

Scholarship on Teaching and Learning
Survey Monkey Disclaimer

Towards an Ethical Framework of Publishing Twitter Data in Social Research

Research vs Program Evaluation

Research Assistant Confidentiality Agreement


Ethics Library - visit BMH 312 to borrow

Essentials of Thinking Ethically in Qualitative Research

Ethics in Qualitative Research

Ethics of the Use of Human Subjects in Research

Ethics in Research with Human Participants

First Person Plural: Aboriginal Storytelling and the Ethics of Collaborative Authorship

Honesty, Accountability, and Trust: Fostering Research Rntegrity in Canada
New Organs Within Us: Transplants and the Moral Economy

Protecting Research Confidentiality: What Happens When Law and Ethics Collide

Research Ethics: Cases and Materials

Research Ethics and the Internet: Negotiating Canada's Tri-Council Policy Statement 
Sneaky Kid and its Aftermath

The Censor's Hand: The Misregulation of Human Subject Research

The Ethics of Social Research 
The Ethics of Research with Children and Young People: A Practical Handbook 
The Seduction of Ethics: Transforming the Social Sciences
Walking the Tightrope: Ethical Issues for Qualitative Researchers

What Price Better Health? Hazards of the Research Imperative

Canadian Association of Research Ethics Boards Webinars (Institutional subscription) coming soon....