General Research and University Policies
General Research Policies
Access policies related to animal care and use, human subjects protection programs, biosafety, sponsored program administration, conflict of interest, export controls, research misconduct, technology commercialization and knowledge transfer, environmental health and safety, and more.
- Principal Investigator Status Appointments
- Research Scientist Appointments
- OSU Policy on Patents and Copyrights
- Additional Policies Related Specifically to Research
The university’s policy web site provides convenient access to university-wide policies and rules. The policies provide specific direction for operations, administration, and programs that are applicable university-wide.
The policies are grouped together in content-related categories. Content categories include athletics, business practices, facilities and safety, fund-raising, governance, human resources, information technology, the medical center, research, and student life. University policies can also be viewed by department, by audience, or alphabetically.