Principal investigators (PIs) and other faculty have several responsibilities related to RCR. One of the PI responsibilities is to provide appropriate mentoring through discussions of RCR topics and through oversight of the research project. An overview of RCR-related information for PIs is provided below.
For PIs who are seeking to learn about their RCR-related pre-award and post-award responsibilities.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture program requires all researchers, including faculty and staff, to complete RCR training for projects that it funds. In general, other federal sponsors do not require faculty to complete RCR training.
For PIs who want to check whether their trainees are required to receive re-training.
For PIs and other faculty who are seeking to provide RCR training opportunities for their research team.