Human Ethical Review Committee (HERC)

Policies, Training and Support

Information on research integrity, related policies, support


Further information about the University Policy can be found on the Research Ethics and Integrity page


The HERC committee produces policies on certain procedures as required e.g. recruitment of R(D)SVS students for internal or external projects.

Research integrity

CMVM research integrity and miscoduct

Research ethics support

All College staff and students conducting research require an ethical opinion for their proposed research studies.

CMVM website with links


A comprehensive list of University of Edinburgh-internal and external training resources can be found on the Research Integrity website Training and Support Resources.

Related Policies

Direct links to other important University of Edinburgh information and policies: