In order to support the actors of scientific integrity in the French regulatory context, Ofis produces notes, memos and factsheets and distributes the productions of RESINT (Network of Research Integrity Officers)
Research Performing Organizations
Memo for the appointment of a research integrity officer
Terms for the deferral of a research integrity officer
Complying with Article 4 of Decree No. 2021-1572 of December 3, 2021, the French Office for Research Integrity (Ofis) of the High Council for the Evaluation of Research and Higher Education (Hcéres) has issued recommendations on the terms for the deferral procedure of a RI officer, aimed at strengthening the credibility of procedures for handling reports of possible breaches of research integrity.
Factsheet : Research integrity in the French legal framework
Research integrity officers
Memo for the appointment of a RI officer
Guide for the collection and processing of reports on research integrity
Benchmarks for the implementation of the procedure for collecting and processing reports on research integrity, in compliance with the GDPR
Doctoral schools, doctoral candidates and supervisors
Factsheets : Doctoral oath of research integrity
Every new PhD, in France, must now take an oath at the time of the defense of their thesis. In a factsheet, Ofis presents the framework and legal status of the oath, its implications and its scope. An associated document retraces the genesis of the implementation of the oath in France and introduces additional resources and references.