Training in the Responsible Conduct of Research
Middlebury uses the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI), an online training firm, to provide research ethics education for student researchers. Follow the steps below to get started.
If you have any problems with CITI login or the CITI website, please contact Cathy Ekstrom.
If you are new to CITI
1. Go to CITI's website.
I hear that the College now requires student researchers to be trained in the Responsible Conduct of Research. Does this mean I have to develop a new course?
Responsible Conduct of Research
As of January 4, 2010, Middlebury must certify that it has a plan in place to train all undergraduates who participate in research funded by the National Science Foundation in ethical and responsible practices for conducting research.
Learn more about this requirement at the NSF RCR web page.
Need RCR training? Click here.