The University of Arizona

RCR Workshops

RCR Contact

RII Training & Education Team
Research, Innovation & Impact

NOTICE: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all RCR Workshops will be held online through the Zoom web conferencing platform. Please follow the instructions below to receive credit for RCR workshops.

1. Use the [ENROLL] links below to register for workshops you want to receive credit for. You will receive the Zoom link by email the day before the workshop.

2. Download the Zoom desktop or mobile application here, and test your connection here.

3. Contact the UITS 24/7 IT support center with any technical issues at (520) 626-8324, or online at

The following responsible conduct of research (RCR) workshops are open to all members of the campus community and required by certain individuals funded through NIH, NSF, or NIFA. Each workshop may count toward an RCR Certificate. See RCR Certificate Program and Federal Requirements for details on who is required to receive RCR instruction and the process for fulfilling those requirements.

With questions about access or to request any disability-related accommodations that will facilitate your full participation on these workshops, such as ASL interpreting, CART captioning, captioned videos, Braille, wheelchair access, or electronic text, etc., please contact the RII Training & Education Team at

Enrollment Instructions: Please Read!

  • Enroll for each workshop in advance by clicking on the accompanying [ENROLL] link. Note: You must have a UA Net ID to enroll.
  • If you have trouble enrolling, please contact the RII Training & Education Team


Spring 2020 Workshops 


 Data Management, Acquisition, and Ownership | Friday, April 10, 3:00-4:30pm [ENROLL]

Facilitators: Chris Kollen, Librarian - Digital Innovation and Stewardship

Description: Provides an introduction to data ownership laws and best practices for data management, including collection, sharing, and storage. Counts as elective credit toward RCR Certificate.

Introduction to the Responsible Conduct of Research | Friday, April 17, 10:00-11:30am [ENROLL]

Facilitator: Scott Pryor, Interim Research Integrity Officer - Research, Innovation & Impact

Description: Introduces the components of responsible conduct of research (RCR) and outlines how to meet NSF, NIH, and NIFA requirements. Fulfills core requirements for RCR Certificate.

Animal Research: Ethical and Regulatory Considerations | Monday, April 20, 3:00-4:30pm [ENROLL]

Facilitator: Dr. Jareca Giles, Veterinary Specialist - University Animal Care

Description: Provides an overview of the ethical considerations and regulatory framework in research with animal subjects. Counts as elective credit toward RCR Certificate.