Ethics and COVID-19
The situation is rapidly changing, and the most up-to-date information can be found here.
We hope all researchers continue to follow University guidance related to face-to-face data collection.
The SoE Research Ethics Committee is able to consider new projects requesting face-to-face data collection or previously approved projects seeking to resume face-to-face data collection. Risk assessments must be included in proposals:
These are to be signed by supervisors in the case of student and PGR projects.
Projects that are granted approval for face-to-face data collection from the SoE Rsearch Ethics Committee are expected to adhere to Government and University guidance on COVID-safe practice when interacting with others.