Responsible Conduct of Research: An open forum on the Purdue RCR Standard (S-20)
|Event Date:||October 26, 2022|
|Speaker:||Dr. Sean M. Courtney, PhD
|Speaker Affiliation:||Purdue University, Senior Compliance Officer|
Dr. Sean Courtney holds a joint appointment at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN within the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships and the Office of the Provost. His primary responsibilities involve Regulatory Affairs and research compliance. He has 15+ years of experience conducting biomedical research in the areas of genetics and cancer genomics. Dr. Courtney is currently utilizing his skills and professional experiences to foster an ethical research environment through developing, implementing, and evaluating innovative policies and standards.
In his current role as the Senior Compliance Officer, Sean ensures all researchers comply with responsible conduct of research regulations from federal, state, local, and university levels. He primarily trains and mentors researchers--at all career stages--in the areas of integrity, ethics, and reproducibility, which incorporates experimental design, data collection, analysis, and reporting results in a clear and ethical manner. Dr. Courtney also assists with investigations involving Research Integrity and Misconduct allegations within the Purdue University system and represents the University on the BigTen Academic Alliance.
Prior to his current role, Sean was affiliated with the Indiana University School of Medicine as an Assistant Research Professor and completed two postdoctoral scholar positions at the Medical University of South Carolina. His doctoral degree was conferred by Texas A&M University.
2022-10-26 15:30:00 2022-10-26 16:30:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Responsible Conduct of Research: An open forum on the Purdue RCR Standard (S-20) WALC 1018